Feb 20, 2017

"Colonia Dignidad" at the Diego Rivera Theater, Puerto Montt

Colonia Dignidad
19 February, 2017

Translation by Google

After three full-length performances, the outstanding production "Colonia Dignidad" - starring Emma Watson, Daniel Brühl and Michael Nyqvist - will have a new show this Monday, February 20 at 8:00 pm at the Teatro Diego Rivera, With a value of $ 1,000 pesos.

Organized by the Cultural Corporation, the presentation of the 110-minute film is inspired by real events and tells the story of Lena and Daniel, a young couple, who get caught in the 1973 Chile military coup.

Daniel is kidnapped by the secret police of Pinochet and Lena follows him to an area in the south of the country, called Colonia Dignidad, which is presented as a charitable mission by lay preacher Paul Schäfer, but which, in fact, Is a place where no one has ever escaped from there. Lena decides to join the cult in order to find Daniel.

"Colonia Dignidad" had to be filmed in various locations such as: an abandoned mine on the outskirts of Luxembourg as well as cities such as Berlin, Munich and Buenos Aires. Chile, for various reasons, could not be the place to shoot the film.

Another element to emphasize is the soundtrack that compiles subjects from Janis Joplin to others of Carlos Santana, in addition to the arrangements composed by the French André Dziezuk and the Spanish Fernando Velázquez.

The film, part of the history of the German enclave - established in 1961 in the Region of Maule - is still controversial in establishing that the European State will address the complaints of the victims of that country, denying that right to Chilean children and families Sexually abused or exploited.


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