Korean Retrospective : Awarded films of the SESIFF

1 mei 2018 – 20:00 – Flagey

5 mei 2018 – 21:30 – Vendôme

Nieuwe stromen ontdekken ! Richting Korea met twee retrospectieven: een programma gewijd aan de korte films die een prijs hebben gekregen tijdens het SESIFF (Seoul International Extreme-Short Image & Film Festival) en een tweede programma dat de films van de studenten van de KAFA (Korean Academy Academy) zal promoveren.

Money Bag

Kim Sun-ung

Money Bag
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2011 @nl - 4'58'' - Color
The lady who has a black bag is sitting on the bench to take a bus in empty terminal. A man who appears suddenly steals quickly the lady’s black bag and runs away.

Bargain

Lee Chung-hyun

Bargain
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2016 - 14'06'' - Color
A middle-aged man takes a high school girl to a motel room and bargains with her about the payment for sex. He argues for a discount on the grounds that she is not a virgin. At a loss, the girl agrees.

Running Boy

Lee Dae-young

Running Boy
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2015 @nl - 14'56'' - Black & White
A boy, a North Korean defector, plays the Korean traditional drum in South Korea. He begins to recall the memory of his mother.

Bad Plan

Myeong Sejin

Bad Plan
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2017 - 11'52'' - Color
Suyeon has struggled to settle down but a long-term recession is getting worse. Only loneliness, depression and anger remain to her. One day, she picked up a pot. It is hard to live as a human. Suyeon wants to be a plant like the pot.

Communicate

Erick Oh

Communication
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Animatie
2011 @nl - 1'39'' - Color
By covering the whole history of communication and media, 'Communicate' shows how humankind has been interacting with one another to reach the true answer of life which is illustrated as a red ball.

My Father’s Room

Jang Nari

My Father's Room
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Animatie
2017 - 8'16'' - Black & White
She was abused by her father during her childhood. Since he left, the pain and anger had begun to fade. One day, unexpectedly, she is struck by a revelation about her father's life that casts her feelings about him into confusion.

Janus

Kim Sung-hwan

Janus
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2014 - 15'14'' - Color
On a snow-covered road, a couple hits a kid with a car by accident. After a fight, the woman locks herself in the car and calls the police, while the man threatens her to come out and help him hide the body.

The Boy

Jung Ji-yeon

The Boy
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2014 - 12'26'' - Color
Every day on his way to work, a man steals a look at a boy living in the neighborhood. He can't help gazing at the boy’s beautiful face.

A Race

Hyunzo Kim

A Race
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2013 @nl - 5'26'' - Color
While riding a bicycle, Seul found a guy named Chan who is just her style. But Chan makes some mistakes. Sulky Seul runs forward and Chan reaches to her again. A dingdong race just has started.

Love Potion

Kim Hyun-kyu

Love Potion
Land Zuid-Korea
Genre Fictie
2012 @nl - 8'59'' - Color
A wife prepares dinner and invites her husband. The wife confesses a crime that she has committed to her husband whom she hasn’t seen in 6 months. He will now endure the final suffering that he has never before experienced.