Juicio de Pascual Pichún/Besieged Land
(2007, 65 min.) CANADA/CHILE
Director: María Teresa Larraín
In Spanish and Mapudungun with English subtitles.
In Southern Chile, a powerful landowner and a respected Mapuche
chief dispute contested land. When the chief is accused and tried
for burning the landowners home, his case comes to represent
a clash between two opposing visions of the world, enflamed by
a multinational companys desire to log the land.
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