by Marco Zuin (Italy/Vietnam, short documentary - in development)
A documentary about Hoa, a Vietnamese healer, who guards the secrets of medicinal herbs, an ancient knowledge transmitted from mother to daughter.
Between tradition and modernity, an universal story about Hoa’s commitment to protect her forest and improve the health of her community at Mau Village (North east Vietnam).
Title: Hoa – Portrait of a healer
Written and directed by: Marco Zuin
Produced and commissioned by GTV – Gruppo Trentino Volontariato
In collaboration with Altrove Films
Creative producer: Roberto Cavallini for Altrove Films
Language: Vietnamese (Italian and English subs)
Locations: Hanoi and North-East Vietnam
Length: 20 min
Photos: Anna Brian