Private Project

Alicia Armstrong Larraín

An unexpected email reveals to Paula, a young filmmaker, the existence of a Chilean director named Alicia Armstrong who, surprisingly, bears the same last name. She discovers that Alicia was the third female film director in Chile, making a single film in 1926, now lost. Paula will try to find out everything about her and her film of her, realizing that something deeper is hidden behind her than just a movie.

  • Paula Armstrong
    Alicia Armstrong Larraín, La sombra de Enrique
  • Paula Armstrong
  • Vicente Bravo
  • Andrea Carvajal
  • Pablo Rosenblatt
    Executive Production
  • Vicente Bravo
    Direction Assistant
  • Martín Muñoz
  • Vicente Bravo
  • Paula Armstrong
  • Martín Muñoz
  • Sebastián G. Larena
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Genres:
    Heritage, Female Cinema, History of Cinema
  • Runtime:
    30 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    April 20, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    50,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
  • Country of Filming:
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, 35mm
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Festival de Cine de Mujeres y Diversidades
    November 15, 2022
    Chilean Premiere
    Mención especial del jurado Competencia cortometrajes
  • Fecich, Chile, 2023.
    February 16, 2022
    Mención Honorífica Jurado Joven
Distribution Information
  • Cintamani Films
    Country: Worldwide
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Paula Armstrong

Born on October 21, 1994, with a degree in Audiovisual Communication from Duoc Uc, she stands out in the fields of directing, scriptwriting and editing, participating in the short films ''Land of Nobody'', ''The Way of the Dogs'' and ''Enrique's shadow''. She currently works as an editor and director at Imago Producciones, an audiovisual production company dedicated to scientific divulgation. She has edited television series, both children's and non-children's, and a feature film awarded at international festivals called Atacamex 8081: Exploring the unknown. In addition, she belongs to the Nosotras Audiovisuales group.

Pablo Rosenblatt, Producer
Born in January 6, 1955, he studied medicine and biology (PUC) and did postgraduate studies in film and television at the University of York, (Canada). He has carried out pioneering work in the area of ​​communication and dissemination of science, creating series and documentaries for scientific dissemination for all ages and audiences that have received numerous international awards in France, the Czech Republic, Canada, Spain, Greece and many others. countries for their documentaries and scientific series such as Enlaces, La Fuerza del Mar, Ruka's Fantastic Travels, Experiment and Atacamex 8081: Exploring the Unknown, among numerous productions.

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