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Shorts (Live Action) Competition

Moon, Thread

13 minutes 29 seconds|Korea, Republic of

Director:

Sum Chung, Doh Lee

Country:

Korea, Republic of

Year:

2018

Film Duration:

13 minutes 29 seconds

Language:

Korean

Producer:

Sum CHUNG

Screenwriter:

Sum CHUNG

Cast:

Eileen KIM,Jin-wong MOON,Yun-ha JUNG,Ramoo HONG

Synopsis

A desolate mountain, a little girl, Minhee lives with her grandpa whose life leaves in the near future. One year ago, her mother disappeared suddenly leaving her alone, and never come back. Minhee is always waiting for her mother, and she becomes melancholy the more she longs for. One day, her grandpa passes away leaving her alone. Finally she is about to seek out her mother, without knowing the death of her grandpa. She set out to unwind the thread wondering if she ever get lost as once grandpa talks about the myth of Ariadne’s thread Is she indeed coming back with her mother together as her own’s wish?

Director's Statement

This short film is devised in certain emotion which is more conceivable rather than storytelling. Isolated in the world with vitality of darkness and anxiety, this shows the human’s loss of primitive and longing through the eye of a young little girl.

Sum Director

Sum Chung, Doh Lee

Director

This short film is devised in certain emotion which is more conceivable rather than storytelling.  Isolated in the world with vitality of darkness and anxiety, this shows the human’s loss of primitive and longing through the eye of a young little girl.

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