No – A Film about the End of the Pinochet Regime by Angela Caldin

The No Campaign against Pinochet No, a film starring Gael García Bernal and directed by Pablo Larraín, is an exhilarating story about the seemingly unattainable victory of the political underdogs in Chile in 1988, who, it is suggested, managed to topple General Augusto Pinochet from power, by virtue of a TV election campaign limited to 15 minutes of air time a day, and by that campaign alone. A Television Advertising Campaign The film documents how pressure was put on Pinochet by the US to hold a referendum which it was assumed would… Read More