Filmmaker Interviews: Kristian Mercado

Mariposa is a poetic exploration on single motherhood through the words of a contemporary poet Rachel Inez Marshall. In ASFF’s Filmmaker Interview, Kristian Mercado discusses the importance of representation and showcasing a different perspective in his intimate portrait of the emotional gaps between generations of Latinx Womxn.

Mercado’s short film screens at ASFF 2019 in our Official Selection as part of Experimental 2: Reach Out. It will be shown on Thursday 7 November at Friargate Theatre (11:00-12:30) and Sunday 10 November at 1331 (15:00-16:30).

Tickets are now available for ASFF 2019, running 6-10 November. For more information, click here.

Credits:
1. Courtesy of Kristian Mercado and ASFF.