A Promise to the Dead: The Exile Journey of Ariel Dorfman

A Promise to the Dead: The Exile Journey of Ariel Dorfman
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A Promise to the Dead: The Exile Journey of Ariel Dorfman
Canada, 2007, 92 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Netherlands/Sweden/Australia
Topics: Documentary, Political
Programs: Awards Buzz – Best Documentary Feature, Best of Fest
Language: English/Spanish English Sub-Titles

Peter Raymont’s documentary follows author Ariel Dorfman—the pre-eminent English-language chronicler of Chilean injustice in the wake of Pinochet’s 1973 coup—as he returns to Santiago after years in exile. A trenchant and long-overdue look at the artist as a man of principle.

DIRECTOR: Peter Raymont
Producer: Peter Raymont
Editor: Michèle Hozer
Cinematographer: Mark Ellam
Music: Mark Korven
Filmography: Bhopal: The Search for Justice (2004), Shake Hands With the Devil (2004), The World Is Watching (1988), Magic In the Sky (1981)
Print Source: Films Transit International

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