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List of famous film directors from Chile, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Chile has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Chilean directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Chile and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

List is made up of many different items, including Christopher Murray and Raúl Ruiz.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Chilean directors?" and "Which directors are from Chile?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of Chile in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Chilean directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Adelqui Migliar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Adelqui Migliar Died at 65 (1891-1956)

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Alberto Fuguet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Alejandro Fernández Almendras is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Alejandro Jodorowsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Alexander Witt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Alicia Scherson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Alvaro Arce is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Andrés Wood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Andrés Wood age 52

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Antonio Skármeta is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Ariel Dorfman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Ariel Dorfman age 75

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Benjamín Rojo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Benjamín Rojo age 38

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Carlos F. Borcosque is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Carlos F. Borcosque Died at 71 (1894-1965)

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Christopher Murray is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Christopher Murray age 32

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Claudia Romero is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Claudia Romero age 43

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Claudio Guzmán is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Claudio Guzmán Died at 81 (1927-2008)

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Cristián Jiménez is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Cristián Sánchez G. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Cristián Sánchez G. age 66

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Cristóbal León is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Dominga Sotomayor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Elisa Eliash is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Elisa Eliash age 33

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Ernesto Díaz Espinoza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Esteban Larrain is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Esteban Larrain age 44

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Felipe Gálvez Haberle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Felipe Gálvez Haberle age 34

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Fernando Guzzoni is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Fernando Guzzoni age 34

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Giordano Gederlini is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Gonzalo Justiniano is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Gonzalo Lira is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Gonzalo Lira age 49

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Helvio Soto is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Helvio Soto Died at 71 (1930-2001)

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Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez age 49

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Isidora Marras is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Isidora Marras age 31

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Iván Osnovikoff is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Jairo Boisier Olave is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Joaquin Cociña is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Jorge Durán is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Jorge Durán age 75

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Jorge Montesi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Jorge Montesi age 68

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José Bohr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
José Bohr Died at 93 (1901-1994)

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José Luis Torres Leiva is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Juan Downey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Juan Downey Died at 53 (1940-1993)

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Julian is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Julian age 47

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Julio Jorquera Arriagada is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Julio Jorquera Arriagada age 41

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León Errázuriz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
León Errázuriz age 49

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Lucía Egaña Rojas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Luis R. Vera is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Luis R. Vera age 65

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Macarena Monrós is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Macarena Monrós age 28

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Manuel del Valle is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Manuel del Valle age 35

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Marcela Said is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Marcela Said age 45

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Marco Bechis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Marco Bechis age 62

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María José San Martín is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Marialy Rivas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile

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Mauricio López Fernández is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Directors from Chile
Mauricio López Fernández age 31