About us.

About CinemaChile.

>>> What is CinemaChile?

CinemaChile is the public-private agency responsible for the promotion and diffusion of Chilean audiovisual production in the world. It was created in 2009 by the FIlm and Television Producer’s Union Association (APCT) and ProChile, under the program “sectoral brands”.

CinemaChile aims to be an active platform that facilitates the exportation of cinema and the diversity of national audiovisual production as much for companies established in the international circuit as for those who have recently opened the route toward exportation to the world. The former responds faithfully to the attributes of our production, such as diversity, quality, professionalism, and originality.

>>> Objectives

-To facilitate the position of our productions in Class A Festivals, those which increase the commercialization value of our products on the international market

-To develop strategic and commercial marketing that makes the national offerings attractive on the foreign market

-To contribute to the professionalization of the industry

-To reiterate the value of the filmmakers and all of Chilean cinema, as much for emerging talent as for those who are already established

-To maintain constant interaction with the players of the national and international audiovisual industry and with the world media.

>>> Actions

-Promotes Chilean films in international festivals where CinemaChile attends, from their participation in competitions to industry occasions.

-Maintains contact and forms ties between the national audiovisual industry and the global industry with a special emphasis on buyers, producers, programmers, and distributors.

-Facilitates the presence of national delegations who attend each festival and market in which CinemaChile participates, providing a press agent, and making spaces for promotion and marketing available to Chilean professionals.

-Distributes the work and achievements of Chilean cinema in specialized press and media.

-Produces business schedules and commercial networks, in individual meetings as well as far-reaching international events.

-Conducts studies on international audiences and annual publications such as the Film Catalogue and the Television Catalogue.

-Organizes and carries out seminars and talks directed at the Chilean audiovisual industry, which are the result of the experience of CinemaChile as well as other Chilean professionals who participate in foreign markets and festivals, materializing the knowledge and work through academic activities, always with a focus on training for the international market.

For more information, contact us at prensa@cinemachile.cl

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