A documentary film by Nicolas Sanchez


A lyric documentary of a distant journey from Atacama Desert to Patagonia, carrying a camera and a tripod over the shoulders, from a fog oasis to a bygone estancia in a pursuit journey to find life.

Horacio is a former priest, archaeologist and anthropologist who researches a fog oasis in the Atacama desert which was inhabited by primitive cultures centuries ago. Alfonso is a lawyer who chose to retire to Patagonia to revive an old sheep estancia in decline.

Through lengthy conversations immersed in astounding landscapes, the documentary reveals the strong link they hold with their inhabited place, leading a life of deep connections in isolated territories. Revolving around life, modernity, resistance and change, their stories unveil unique life experiences and singular insights.


Country: Chile
Language: Spanish (sub. in English and Spanish)
Release Date:
Also Known As: La Vida esta en Otra Parte
Filming locations: Patagonia, San Gregorio, Magallanes region, Chile
Atacama Desert, Alto Patache, Tarapacá region, Chile.

Technical specs

Runtime: 1 hr 42 min (102 min)
Sound: Stereo
Color: Color
Format: 1080p HD video
Copyright: All rights reserved


Directed and filmed by Nicolas Sanchez \ Original music by hermano-hermano \ Producer entrelaspiedras.com \ Technical advice Globo Rojo Producciones \ Production Management Nicole Rochette \ Edition and Montage Nicolas Sanchez \ Audio Post-production Camilo Artigas \ Video Post-production Nicolas Sanchez