Germany, France, Hong Kong | 2021 | DCP | Color | German, English, Cantonese | 79 min | Jonas Bak
Director / Director: Jonas Bak
Guión / Screenplay: Jonas Bak
Productor / Producer: Charlotte Lelong
Fotografía / Cinematography: Alex Grigoras
Edición / Editing: Jonas Bak
Sonido / Sound: Chris Gayne, Albert Hung Kin Kong, Jeremie Vernerey, Isaac Bertulis, Marian Mentrup, Jonathan Schorr
Musica / Music: Brian Eno
Reparto / Cast: Anke Bak, Ricky Yeung, Alexandra Batten, Patrick Lo, Theresa Bak, Patrick Shum, Edward Chan, Susanne Johnssen, Lena Ackermann, Amy Aceituna & Christel Johnssen
Sinopsis / Synopsis:
As she enters retirement, a mother leaves behind her solitary life in rural Germany and memories of a once perfect family life and travels to protest-ridden Hong Kong, a place that has kept her son away from her for many years.
Biografía / Biography:
Born in Konstanz in 1985 and now based in Freiburg, Jonas Bak studied film directing at Edinburgh College of Art before moving to London in 2015 and then Hong Kong in 2018 to work as a freelance film director and director of photography.
He wrote and directed two short films, WANDERDRACHEN (2016) and ONE AND MANY (2017), both of which were screened at international film festivals including Molodist, Curtacinema Rio de Janeiro and Pacific Meridian. WOOD AND WATER (2021) is his first feature film
Festivales / Festivals:
-Berlin International Film Festival, Berlinale – 2021, Germany
-New Directors / New Films – 2021, USA
Contacto / Contact:
SÁBADO 2 | CINETECA NACIONAL SALA 3 | 15:00 HRS. | 79 MIN.
JUEVES 7 | GOETHE INSTITUT | 19.30 HRS. | 79 MIN.
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