The spit roasted lamb that is prepared in many parts of the Aysen region in Chilean Patagonia, the preparation of dried mussels along the coast and the work with the clay from the earth of the region are some of the activities that depict the different lifestyles of Aysen.
Aysénprofundo is a journey that takes us into the Patagonian reality, introducing us to people who still struggle to live as the land has taught them. With aysénprofundo we will enter the most hidden corners of a region that refuses to be dominated and which in turn has molded the identity of its inhabitants. A tribute to those who make us proud because they are the reason why “the Patagonian” is synonymous with struggle, affection and humility.
Aysénprofundo is a multimedia document containing video, text, audio and image that bring us into the workshops and homes of the region, revealing secrets of crafts and traditions to younger generations and to those who wish to discover how people live in the southern lands of Chile.
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The Rio Cisnes Ranch has its origin in the land grants issued by the State of Chile to Joaquín Rodríguez Bravo and Antonio Allende in June 1903. These people transferred the granted rights to the “Anglo-Chilean Pastoral Company”, a livestock company formed to exploit said granted lands. Thus, in 1904 the initial infrastructure was expanded, very rustically at first, toSin Comentarios