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Salvador Allende (2004)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography | 5 September 2007 (USA)
From his childhood in Valparaiso to his death during the Pinochet military coup on September 11, 1973, the life and works of Chilean president Salvador Allende.

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Patricio Guzmán
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Salvador Allende ... Himself (archive footage)
Patricio Guzmán ... Narrator (voice)
Jacques Bidou Jacques Bidou ... Narrator (voice)
Alejandro Gonzáles Alejandro Gonzáles ... Himself (as Alejandro 'Mono' Gonzáles)
Ema Malig Ema Malig ... Herself
Anita Anita ... Herself
Victor Pey Victor Pey ... Himself
Sergio Vuskovic Sergio Vuskovic ... Himself
Edward Korry Edward Korry ... Himself (as Edward M. Korry)
Isabel Allende Bussi Isabel Allende Bussi ... Herself - Salvador Allende's Daughter (as Isabel Allende)
Ernesto Salamanca Ernesto Salamanca ... Himself
Carmen Paz Carmen Paz ... Herself
Claudina Nuñez Claudina Nuñez ... Herself
Volodia Teitelboim Volodia Teitelboim ... Himself
Carlos Pino Carlos Pino ... Himself
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From his childhood in Valparaiso to his death during the Pinochet military coup on September 11, 1973, the life and works of Chilean president Salvador Allende.

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Belgium | Chile | France | Germany | Spain | Mexico

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Release Date:

5 September 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Сальвадор Альенде See more »

Filming Locations:

Santiago, Chile

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Salvador Allende: History is ours, and the people make it to build a better society.
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Salvador Allende
3 September 2005 | by arjoma2003See all my reviews

I have recently seen Patricio Guzman s documentary on that great human being that was Salvador Allende. The intelligent,highly educated, witty, honest,democrat, brave, and above all, profoundly humanitarian president that the contemporary world has ever seen is marvelously portrayed on this film which is surely now becoming a blockbuster around the world. By the way I was 20 and living in Chile when Allende died and can testify that none of the attacks against the late president made by persons who dislike him are true. On the contrary he was just like the film shows and I dare to say he was by far much more, since it is practically impossible to wholly depict such a huge character like the Great Salvador allende in a short two hour film. But any way the film is by all means well worth watching.


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