CineLatino: Nostalgia for the Light

Directed by Patricio Guzmán (Chile, 2010)

Part of the Spring 2011 Cine Latino Series

April 26, 2011

"Nostalgia for the Light" Official Trailer


The renowned Chilean documentarian Patricio Guzmán goes to one of the highest, driest places on earth, the Atacama Desert, to examine the work of astronomers who search the skies to understand our universe at the same time that relatives of those disappeared under the Pinochet dictatorship search the sands for the bodies of the victims. 90 minutes. Spanish with English subtitles.


Co-sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies and the San Francisco International Film Festival.