One Hundred Children Waiting For a Train

  • Chile
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A documentary about a film workshop for children given by Alicia Vega, a teacher in a marginal quarter of Santiago, to kids whose common characteristic is that they have never been to the movies. One hundred years after the invention of cinema one hundred children go to the movies for the first time . They tell their experience in a film they shall make with drawings on paper frames.


  • Original title
    Cien niños esperando un tren
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Ignacio Agüero
  • DOP
    Jorge Roth, Jaime Reyes
  • Editing
    Fernando Valenzuela
  • Music
    Maurice Jaubert, Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Duration
    57 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Chile
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Awards
    • Best documentary Habana Film Festival 1989
    • Best documentary, Latino Film Festival New York City 1990 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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