“People don’t change. They specialize.”

Best Short Film, SANFIC 2007
Special Jury Award, Belo Horizonte 2008

Cinestación and Pontificia Universidad Católica deChile present


A film by Dominga Sotomayor

Jaime, who’s been away from the city by his own free will, invites his family to watch an eclipse at his house on the mountains. The tensions in the group are apparent, but they slowly vanish, reaching the most transparent moment among the eclipse’s darkness.

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2007, Chile / HDV / 18 min.
Production Companies Cinestación and Pontificia Universidad Católica deChile


Andrés Aliaga
Rosa García Huidobro 
Catherine Mazoyer 
Victor Montero



Director of Photography Ignacio Carmona
Editing Catalina Marín
Art Director María José Salas
Sound Mixer Ricardo Pastene
Sound Design/Music Cristián Freund
Assistant Director Christopher Murray
Produced by Josefina Undurraga
Written and directed by Dominga Sotomayor


SANFIC3 Santiago International Film Festival
Best Short Film, National Talent Competition Chile, 2007

14th Valdivia International Film Festival
Special Jury Mention, Film Schools Competition Chile, 2007

15th Santiago Short Films Festival 
2nd Prize and Special Award to the Most Creative Film, by The Netherlands Embassy, National Competition Chile, 2007 

Rengo Young Film Festival
Awards to the Best Short Film, Best Direction, Best Cinematography, Short Films Competition Chile, 2008 

Belo Horizonte Shorts Films Festival 
Special Jury Award, International Competition Brazil, 2008 

Rio de Janeiro Shorts Films Festival 
Honor Jury Mention, International Competition Brazil, 2008

UNIFEST 09, Universities Film Festival
2nd PrizeBest Direction and Best Actor: Andrés Aliaga, International Competition Spain, 2009


Lakino Latin American Short Films Festival
Official Selection Germany, 2010

Teatro de Zapallar Gallery
Painting and Video Exhibition Chile, 2010

7th Vancouver Latin American Film Festival
Official Selection Canada,  2009

PARALLEL VIEWS  Independent Films from Chile in Amsterdam
Exhibition Holland, 2009

Corcondelab Madrid, Cinemático Cycle
Exhibition Spain, 2009

Cine B Festival
Exhibition Chile, 2008

2nd Villa de Leyva Film Festival
Exhibition Colombia, 2008

12th Lima Film Festival
Latin American Selection Peru, 2008

Cero Latitud Film Festival
Exhibition Ecuador, 2008

Sao Paulo Shorts Films Festival
Official Latin American Selection Brazil, 2008

Milano Film Festival
International Competition Italy, 2008

Viña del Mar Digital Film Festival
Official Selection  Chile, 2008

Corto Circuito, Latino Short Film Festival of New York
Official Selection United States, 2008

Janela Internacional De Cinema Do Recife
Official Selection Brazil, 2008

Discovering Latin America Film Festival
Official Selection United Kingdom, 2008

Talca Shorts Films Festival 
Official Selection Chile, 2007

Television Show Versión Española
TVE Channel, Exhibition Spain, 2007

Television Show Cinecourts. 
Cinecinema Channel, Exhibition France, 2007

Río Gallego Film Festival
Exhibition Argentina, 2007

Cinema Chile New York Fall 
Exhibition United States, 2007