Dorchester Film Society
Showing The Best Of World Cinema Since 1958

Machuca

Sep 22, 2005 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

  • Director: Andres Wood
  • Year: 2004
  • Country: Chile/Spain/France/UK
  • Run Time: 121 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 72
  • B: 49
  • C: 12
  • D: 1
  • E: 0
  • Overall: 85.8
Machuca

Chile in 1973 - two boys divided by class become friends. But their relationship is threatened by a classmate's feminine charms, as well as by the political turmoil of the fall of Allende and the establishment of the military junta. This is a sesitive and accomplished coming-of-age story.