The Settlers / Los Colonos (2023)

Debut feature by Felipe Gálvez and recipient of the Fipresci International Critics Prize at Cannes 2023.

Chile, early 20th century. A rich landowner hires three horsemen to fence the boundary of his extensive property and open a route to the Atlantic Ocean through the vast Patagonia. The expedition, made up of a young mixed-race Chilean, an American mercenary, and led by an impulsive British henchman, soon turns into a “civilizing” incursion.

Director: Felipe Gálvez

Screenwriters: Felipe Gálvez, Antonia Girardi

Executive Producer: Amy Gardner (Finite Films)

Cast: Camilo Arancibia, Mark Stanley, Benjamin Westfall, Alfredo Castro, Sam Spruell, Mariano Llinás, Adriana Stuven, Mishell Guaña

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