Nostalgia for the Light Trailer & Clips


Nostalgia for the Light (also know as Nostalgia de la luz) full movie is released on Mar 17, 2011. Watch Nostalgia for the Light online - the Spanish Documentary movie from France , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $410,903. Nostalgia for the Light is directed by Patricio Guzmán and created by Patricio Guzmán with Gaspar Galaz and Lautaro Núñez. Nostalgia for the Light is available online on Kanopy and OVID.

In Chile's Atacama Desert, astronomers peer deep into the cosmos in search for answers concerning the origins of life. Nearby, a group of women sift through the sand searching for body parts of loved ones, dumped unceremoniously by Pinochet's regime.

As know as:

Nostalgia de la luz, Égen s földön, 光のノスタルジア, Hikari no Nostalgia, Nostalgie de la lumière

Release Date (Streaming):

May 10, 2016


France, Germany, Chile, Spain


Spanish, English

Production Companies:

Atacama Productions, Blinker Filmproduktion, Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)

Gross worldwide:



Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph (UK)
A seriously remarkable documentary-essay from the Chilean filmmaker Patricio Guzmn.
by rottentomatoes, Jul 13, 2012
Peter Bradshaw
This is one of the films of the year.
by rottentomatoes, Jul 12, 2012
Nigel Andrews
Financial Times
You wait all year for a thought-provoking movie-essay on life, art, science or history. Then in Nostalgia for the Light all four arrive together.
by rottentomatoes, Jul 12, 2012

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