El Pasado Roto / The Broken Past
Sebastián Schjaer / Martín Morgenfeld / Fiction / Argentina / 2015 / 17 min


After several months of absence and with no apparent motivations, an adolescent suddenly appears in a hospital to reunite with the mother of his recently born daughter.

Tras varios meses de ausencia y sin tener claras sus motivaciones, un adolescente aparece repentinamente en un hospital para reencontrarse con la mamá de su hija que acaba de nacer.


Sebastián Schjaer & Martín Morgenfeld

Martín Morgenfield, born 1987 in Buenos Aires, is best known for his work as director and screenwriter on shorts such as “La fiesta de casamiento” (2011), “La mañana de Navidad” (2012) and Nothing but Thin Air (2010).

Sebastián Schjaer (Argentina) studied at Universidad del Cine. His previous short films were selected in numerous festivals including Cannes, Toulouse and BAFICI. He worked as an editor with Matías Piñeiro, Pablo Agüero and Gael García Bernal. He is now working on his first feature film project, supported by Hubert Bals Fund. His latest film is “El pasado roto”, co-directed with Martín Morgenfeld, which premiered at the Directors’ Fortnight.