LA SALADA

By Juan Martin HSU

SUDESTADA CINE - as PROD

First film - Completed 2013

"La Salada" is a patchwork depicting the experience of new immigrants in Argentina told through three stories that take place in "La Salada" - the largest informal market in Argentina. A group of characters, from different ethnic origins, struggles against loneliness and uprooting.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH, KOREAN
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 92 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Juan Martin HSU
    • Writer(s)
    • Juan Martín HSU
    • Producer(s)
    • Ignacio REY (Sudestada Cine), Gastón ROTHSCHILD (Sudestada Cine)
    • Synopsis
    • "La Salada" is a patchwork depicting the experience of new immigrants in Argentina told through three stories that take place in "La Salada" - the largest informal market in Argentina.
      A group of characters, from different ethnic origins, struggles against loneliness and uprooting.
      A Korean father and his daughter, very traditional and conservative individuals, are preparing for an arranged marriage. As the date approaches, the girl has second thoughts.
      A young Bolivian man comes to Argentina seeking for a job and the chance to settle down. This is not an easy task, but he meets some characters who will help him achieve his goal.
      A Taiwanese man, who sells DVDs, lives alone and has his family living in Taiwan. He is looking for a girlfriend to share his lonely nights.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Nov 01, 2012
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