31 March, 2011
With a career that spans almost half a century and that includes myriad films conveying the complexity of the Chilean political terrain, documentary filmmaker Patricio Guzmán is due for a retrospective. A week-long series “Obstinate Memories: The Documentaries of Patricio Guzmán” will play at BAMcinématek (651 Fulton St., between Ashland and Rockwell places) from April 1 to 7.
The retrospective examines Guzmán’s significant contributions to his native country—showcasing six of his most well-regarded films, including his newest release, “Nostalgia for the Light” (2010). [Full Story]