NUNO BALTAZAR

A film by Nuno Baltazar

A young Chinese girl and her mother struggle to find a better life in Portugal, the "West Coast of Europe".

14 mins | 1.37:1 | HD | 2018

Cast:
Monica Chen
Jani Zhao
Adriano Carvalho

Awards:
Caminhos Film Festival (Winner Best Breakthrough Performance - Monica Chen)
Leiria Film Fest (Winner Best Portuguese Short Film)
Sever do Vouga International Film Festival (Winner Best Portuguese Short Film)
Kalajoki Film Fest (Winner Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress - Monica Chen)
Shortcutz Viseu (Winner Best Film - Session #136)
Planos Film Fest (Special Honourable Mention of Encouragement - Monica Chen)

Official Selection:
São Paulo International Short Film Festival
Festival Córtex
Lucca Film Festival & Europa Cinema
Festival Primavera do Cine en Vigo
Shortcutz Figueiró dos Vinhos
Shortcutz Ovar
Shortcutz Lisboa
Shortcutz Covilhã
Ischia Film Festival
One Shot International Short Film Festival
Indie Visions
Festival International du Court Métrage de Lille
Kraljevski Filmski Festival
Shorts Mexico
Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec
WOW International Film Festival
Seoul International Film Festival
Split Film Festival
Macau Sound & Image Challenge International Festival
Mostra do Cinema Português
Guam International Film Festival
Corti di Mare
Marmaris International Short Film Festival
Lost River Film Fest
Braunschweig International Film Festival
Cormorán Film Fest
Cinespacio Festival Internacional de Cine
Planos Film Fest
Euroshorts Young Filmmakers
Minimalen Short Film Festival

Crew:
Cinematographer: José António Loureiro | Sound: Tomé Palmeirim, Nuno Bento
Assistant Director: Raul Correia | Costume Supervisor: Tânia Soeiro | Makeup Artist: Rita de Castro
Colorist: Jennifer Mendes | Editor: Nuno Baltazar | Post Production: Loudness Films
Production Manager: António Gonçalo | Producer: Nuno Baltazar