Blogs in January 1970

Swedish Tango 1st January 1970

Octavio Ribeiro is a rising movie star in Chile when, at the request of famed poet Pablo Neruda, he agrees to serve as a media trainer in the presidential campaign of Salvador Allende. This involvement exposes Octavio and his...

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The Amnesia Clinic 1st January 1970

Fabian and Anti are friends. Fabian lives with his eccentric uncle, Suarez, his Father is dead and his Mother. Anti lives with his exotic expat family who expect him to attend events at the British Embassy at the drop...

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Marching Powder 1st January 1970

Thomas McFadden was a minor drugs dealer in Bolivia who was summarily arrested and thrown into jail, the notorious San Pedro Prison. Within the grim walls of the corrupt institution, he discovered a world which mirrored many of the...

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Heliopolis 1st January 1970

Set against a city on the edge of reality, of high towers and seething favelas, of rich enclaves and social stratification. Ludo is a boy taken from the slum of Heliopolis and raised in the gated wealth of Angel...

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Brazil: Life, Blood, Soul 1st January 1970

Brazil is an eclectic nation that evokes images of vibrant carnivals, crowded shanty towns and football on the beach. Shaped by its many cultures, the Portugese, African, Native Indian and European communities have ensured the evolution of a colourful,...

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