Exclusive Interview: Watch Gael Garcia Bernal and Pablo Larrain talk to Front Row Reviews about their new collaboration, Neruda.
Neruda, the latest release from acclaimed Jackie director, Pablo Larrain, is a fact-centred, noir thriller based on the persecution of esteemed Chilean poet-cum-political dissident, Pablo Neruda. Featuring a strong central performance from Gael Garcia Bernal, alongside Luis Gnecco; both Larrain and Bernal have teamed up once again to powerful effect. Seemingly intent on addressing the misdemeanours of Chile’s recent history, together they have concocted a potent film offering lashings of thrilling Hitchockian tension, as well as a timely and timeless lesson as to the consequences of political oppression.
You can find our interview with the pair below, where they also discussed their working relationship, the political responsibility of art, Chile’s reconciliation with its own past and more.
Neruda is released into UK cinemas on 7th April.