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If you are at Cannes Film Festival 2022, don´t miss Chileshorts activities:

Market Screening on Wednesday, May 25th at 11:30 am | Palais F
Followed by a Happy Hour at the Chilean Stand 19.01
Chilean Market Collection is available in the Cannes Court Métrage VideoLibrary

CORRUPTED

15min / 2022 / Documental / Experimental
Director: Juan Cifuentes Mera
Producer: Joaquí Tapia Ross, Rodrigigo Díaz, Margarita Egaña
Sinopsis: After losing her memory due to electroshock therapy, Andrea tries to reconstruct her past in search of her old self.

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VERTICAL SHADOW

13 min / 2022 / Documental / Social
Director: Ananké & Felipe Elgueta
Producer: Catalina Vergara
Sinopsis: “Vertical Shadow” is a visual journey through the intimacy of the migrant inhabitants of a mega-building in Santiago. The pandemic forces them to spend their days locked up in 17 square meters with 1,500 people.

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LA MECHA

14 min / 2022 / Ficción, Animación, Técnica Mixta / Drama
Director: Nicholas Hooér H.
Producer: Tomás Benavente.
Sinopsis: In a fishing village contaminated by a thermoelectric plant, Mecha (33) is the soul in pain of an environmental activist who dies under suspicious circumstances. The day after her death, she tries to reconcile with her son Juan de Ella (16) and for him to take charge of her memory.

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NOU

14 min / Fiction / Drama, social, migration / 2020
Director: Tomás Caniulao Devaud
Producer: Jorge Bustamante Flano
Sinopsis: Emile (25) and Joanne (16), two undocumented Haitian siblings living in Chile are threatened by deportation. Joanne, in search of one last hope, tries to contact her parents to save her brother.

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THE PHANTOM TOUCH

20 min / Animation, Documentary / Adolescence, Video Games / 2021
Director: Pablo Cuturrufo
Producer: Francisco Álvarez de la Rivera
Sinopsis: A user with a bird avatar explores the virtual reality platform of VRChat. In his journey through spectacular landscapes, he will meet different users with whom he’ll have a casual chat, articulating little by little a story about the new generation struggles, the uncertainty of the future and the doubts about our purpose in life.

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TOMORROW/BEFORE

14 min / Ficción / Drama / Social, elderly, natives / 2021
Director: Alejandra Andino
Producer: Marco Herrera, Alejandro Ugarte
Sinopsis: Guillermina (70) is an Aymara shepherdess who is faced with loneliness and the annihilation of her environment as a result of mining in the near of her town. Her only company is the cougar that stalks her.

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SON OF THE TRAUKO

4 min / Animation / Folklore / Mythology / 2020
Director: Esteban Pérez
Producer: Esteban Pérez
Sinopsis:This film is a memory exercise and an alternative language though the artistic expression about collective and meaningful memories of a place. The shared codes are discovered throughtout the observation and description of it's forms

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PANDÉMICA

14 min / Fiction, Documentary, Animation / Drama, social, Feminism / 2020
Director: Francesca Carvallo Y Nina Salvador
Producer: Consuelo Moran
Sinopsis: María (24) decides to stop taking birth control pills at the same time that the coronavirus quarantine starts in Santiago, Chile. Through a journal and her handycam, María registers everything that happens to her, waiting to menstruate again.

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APARECIDES

16 min / Drama / Fiction / 2022
Director: Yvan Iturriaga
Producer:
Sinopsis:A Thai immigrant sings old Hollywood classics at an exclusive lounge in Santiago, Chile. Outside a massive social uprising forces her to confront her position: escape or sing a new song.

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IT´S NOT HER

11 min / Drama / Youth / Social / 2021
Director: Samuel Gonzalez
Producer: Samuel Gonzalez
Sinopsis:Sometimes a lie is necessary to discover a truth.

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SOMETHING LIKE NIGHT

10 min / Drama / Fiction / 2022
Director: Alván Prado
Producer:
Sinopsis:On a cold April afternoon, coming down a mountain, Marcos and Iván will be faced with deciding whether to cover up or take responsibility for an action they have just committed.

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