‘El Conde’ Explores Pinochet’s Undying Legacy

The Biting Satire of ‘El Conde’

Given the American far right’s revivification of Pinochet amid its celebration of fascism and insurrection, Larrain’s thesis seems all the more fitting: that in Chile, and indeed across the world, Pinochet never died; he can’t die, because Chile (like his supporters in other countries) refuses to kill him.