A RIVER THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS [RIO ENTRE AS MONTANHAS]


Portugal 2018 10 min Mandarin original version with German and English subtitles
German premiere

by José Magro

Script: José Magro, DoP: Miguel da Santa, Tiago Carvalho, Editor: José Magro, Music: Al Bowly – Public Domain, Producers: Hugo Ramos, Curtas Metragens, Cast: Kong Wei Si, Niu Jin

Just like a young man starting to love, a river has to find its way through the mountains.

More information: https://agencia.curtas.pt/films/show/459

José Magro works as a director, and has won two best picture awards with THE JOURNEY (2012) and COMBUSTION OF PIGS (2013), his first fiction short films. This films have screened at film festivals in Portugal, Ireland, France, Switzerland, Finland and China. LETTERS FROM CHILDHOOD (2018) had its world premiere at Tampere International Film Festival, Finland. A RIVER THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS (2019), his last short film, shot in Hancheng/China, will now begin its distribution. He has also worked as director of photography with João Pedro Rodrigues, and João Rui Guerra da Mata; producer for Miguel Gonçalves Mendes, and Jorge Pelicano’s last films; and has been second assistant director of Manoel de Oliveira.

Contact
CURTAS METRAGENS CRL
Liliana Costa
Portugal
liliana@curtas.pt
www.curtas.pt

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