- Digital Library: Museum of Memory & Human Rights, Chile A fantastic, extensive resource of primary-source material including photos and videos focusing on the period between 1973-1990.
- Online tour of Chicano murals in Los Angeles Photos of Los Angeles murals depicting the LA Chicano experience, promoted pride and helped Chicanos gain visibility and claim identity.
- Photography Series: Chicano Male Unbonded Photographs taken by Harry Gamboa Jr. of Chicano males in LA.
Video & Film
- Pablo Larrain’s Pinochet trilogy (film) A trilogy of films by Chilean director Pablo Larrain exploring Chile during the dictatorship. The son of politicians who grew up in an upper-class household, Larrain created a trilogy seeking to understand the “fear and pain [that he’d]…missed” but that “a lot of people had experienced.”
Related article on latest film No, the first Chilean film to be nominated for a Best Foreign Film Oscar.
- Cecilia Araneda: Chile: A History in Exile Documentary by Canadian filmmaker Cecilia Araneda interviewing Chileans who escaped during the dictatorship. Winner of Best Independent Documentary, Canadian International Annual Film Festival, 1999.
- Chicano! : PBS documentary Four-part PBS documentary exploring the roots & rise of the Chicano movement in Los Angeles.
- Patricio Guzman: Battle for Chile Three part documentary of tracing Chilean history from the 1973 congressional election through the coup and the aftermath. Banned by Pinochet’s regime.
- Culture Clash Chicano performance troupe known for political and social satire. (Culture Clash book: http://books.google.ca/books/about/Culture_Clash.html?id=-1KilWXcLOQC&redir_esc=y)
See a video of Culture Clash’s short-lived TV show here
- Luis Valdez Considered the father of Chicano Theatre in the United States
- El Teatro Campesino: Valdez’s Company
- Guillermo Gomez Pena: Performance Artist (also writer of Gringostroika): Mexican-Born performance artist, activist, writer considered a pioneer of Chicano/Latino performance art.
- Alameda Theatre Company Latin-Canadian theatre company based in Toronto. Recently, Carmen read from her new work, The Tina Modotti Project, at Alameda’s De Colores Festival.
- Aluna Theatre Company Multi and inter-cultural, Toronto-based company; producers of Panamerican Routes Festival.
- Puente Theatre: Founded by Chilean-born director Lina de Guevara, Puente aims to bridge cultures and express the immigrant experience.