The Place of the Three Waterfalls
El lugar de las tres cascadas
Mexico | 2019 | DCP | Color | 64 min | Mauricio Novelo Jarque
FRIDAY 4 | CINEMEX PLAZA INSURGENTES SALA 6 | 21:45 HRS | 63 MIN (Q&A with Director)
FRIDAY 4 | CINECLUB CONEJO DE LA LUNA | 16:00 HRS | 63 MIN
TUESDAY 8 | UNIVERSIDAD DE LA COMUNICACIÓN – FORO UC | 18:00 HRS | 63 MIN (Q&A with Director)
Director: Mauricio Novelo Jarque
Cinematography: Mauricio Novelo Jaque
Producer: Mauricio Novelo Jarqu
Editing: Marco Lee
Music: Adan Herrera
The Buddhist temple Mitaki, located a few kilometers from Hiroshima, epicenter of the 1945 atomic explosion, was protected by the surrounding mountains from the radiation that caused the bomb. The film presents the experience of three characters from the city: a young artist, an adult artist and a monk.
He studied photography and cinematography. He has developed an extensive body of work around the Japanese culture and has aldo directed the documentary Interior Exterior”(2012) exhibited at the Mar de Plata International Film Festival. His film The Place of the Three Waterfalls was screened in FICUNAM (UNAM International Film Festival). He won the scholarship Support Program for Film and Visual Media
Production on Japan by the Japan Foundation and also earned a grant for project development ifrom the Jumex Foundation of Contemporary Art. He is a producer and director of cultural TV series. He was the cinematographer for the film Oso Polar.
UNAM International Film Festival (FICUNAM)