When Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, facing international pressure, calls for a referendum on his presidency in 1988, opposition leaders persuade a brash young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra (Gael Garcia Bernal), to spearhead their campaign. With scant resources and constant scrutiny by the despot’s watchmen, Saavedra and his team devise an audacious plan to win the election and free their country from oppression.

Lincoln oscar nominations

Related Links

Press Materials

How to See This Film

Buy on Blu-Ray and DVD


Genre: Drama
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics
Director: Pablo Larrain
Writer: Pablo Larrain
Producers: Daniel Marc Dreifuss, Juan de Dios Larrain, Pablo Larrain
Cast: Gael Garcia Bernal