Release Date: January 13th, 2011
DVD Release Date: September 13th, 2011
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In Chile's Atacama Desert, widows search for the bones of loved ones, left by Pinochet's atrocities.
Director: Patricio Guzmán
Nostalgia for the Light is a strange and stunning work of art: a poem disguised as a movie about astronomers in the Atacama desert of Chile. show more
What comes out of this unlikely comparison between astronomy and history is a totally new perspective, something broader, with glimpses into deeper meanings. show more
As a work of nonfiction, it deserves its own nomenclature. "Docu-poem" is too inelegant; "masterpiece" works, although it's been used before. show more