CIFF Shorts FATA MORGANA web
Shorts

Fata Morgana

Year 2016
Runtime 20 mins
Language Chinese, English
Subtitles English

This short film precedes the following film(s): Shorts: Programme 5


A couple from China travel to the United States to organize the funeral rites of their only daughter. In the midst of communications barriers and overwhelming grief, the fractures in their relationship grow wider.

Screening as part of Shorts Programme 5.

Countries

China United States
Awards
Grand Jury Prize for Student Short Films, Dallas Int'l Film Festival
Festivals
Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival; Palm Springs International Shortfest
Director
Amelie Wen
Producer
Yu Hao Su
Screenwriter
John Keng, Amelie Wen
Editor
James Stiegelbauer
Cast
Mardy Ma, Liu Peiqi