THE MOON REPRESENTS MY HEART
Argentina, Taiwan | 2021 | 103’ | Colour | SPANISH PREMIERE
Dirección/Direction: Juan Martín Hsu. Guión/Script: Juan Martín Hsu. Fotografía/Cinematography: Tebbe Schöeningh. Montaxe/Editing: Zeno Monyak. Son/Sound: Nicolás Torchinsky, Flavio Nogueira. Produción/Production: Mariana Luconi, Huang Yin-yu. Produtora/Production Company: Protón Cine, Zebra Cine, 木林電影 Moolin Films.
Within 7 years, I travel twice from Argentina to Taiwan to meet my mother. I have questions about the murder of my father under circumstances that were never clarified. Over beers and cigarettes, she tells me the little information she has about him and his death.
Juan Martín Hsu (Buenos Aires, Argentina 1979). Filmmaker and Post producer. In 2014, he released his first feature film La Salada, which was selected for the Toronto Film Festival, BAFICI and San Sebastián. Hsu’s short film Diamante Mandarín (2015/ Historias Breves X) was selected for the Mar del Plata IFF and the São Paulo Festival. In 2021, he premiered La luna representa mi corazón in the Visions Du Réel International Competition. Hsu is currently working on two new films.
Visions Du Réel IFF 2021. International Competition
Flahertiana IDFF 2021(Russia). International Competition
Cámara Lúcida FICC 2021(Ecuador). Official Selection. Harbours Section