Marco Polo | Short
Tuesday, July 17th, 2018, 22.00 h.
Bassa dels Hermanos
Director: Adrià Guxens
Cast: JinJin Chen, Wenjun Gao, Marta Angelat, Stephan Wiks
Language: Mandarin (With Catalan Subtitles) / Runtime: 13 min.
In a world where Humanity has ceased to smile, the Government has created the Smiles, a kind of neogeishas that have the only function to please their clients. Meiying MG-01 is the first of a new beta model, but it has flawed, although it can do many more things than others, it can not smile…
Meiying MG-01 is the most ambitious project by Adrià Guxens, a young director seduced by Asia. The Asian Summer Film Festival has participated in the production of this short that goes deep into themes such as beauty, perfection and self-deception.