This Friday, June 24, the official account of Netflix Chile confirmed that the famous director Pablo Larraín is preparing a film about the late Chilean dictator, Augusto Pinochet Ugarte.
«Starring Jaime Vadell, Gloria Münchmeyer, Alfredo Castro and Paula Luchsinger, the Chilean film El Conde, Pablo Larraín’s new black comedy whose story centers on an Augusto Pinochet who never died and today is a vampire, has already started shooting. Coming soon only in Netflix“says the streaming account.
Who has carved out a space for himself in the major leagues of international cinema with productions such as “Spencer” and “Jackie” will ally himself with playwright Guillermo Calderón, with whom he wrote “Neruda” and “The Club”.
«Through black comedy we want to observe, understand and analyze the events that have occurred in Chile and the world in the last 50 years. We have total confidence that we will do a good job and it will undoubtedly be an adventure: a demanding shoot, but very inspiring and significant”, commented Larraín.