Exhibition: Carmen Castillo. A case of Chilean exile
The exhibition, curated by journalist and film critic Imma Merino, consists of a journey through the artistic and vital activity of Carmen Castillo.
During the Chilean military dictatorship with the MIR (Movement of the Revolutionary Left), a resistant group that was clandestinely fighting against the dictatorship. In 1974, after a strong repressive attack by the dictatorship, the result of a denunciation that ended the life of his companion and leader of the resistant group, Miguel Enríquez, he was able to go into exile in Paris.
Carmen Castillo has worked making documentaries for television and also documentaries related to the recovery of historical memory, such as La flaca Alejandra (1994), which narrates the meeting of a whistleblower with one of the victims of the denunciation, carried out during the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile, and Calle Santa Fé (2007), a production about the experience of the director of the 1974 Pinochetist repression and the memory of the vanquished.