Synopsis

A lonely fisherman goes deep into the dark woods. Reaching the river, he casts his line and waits patiently. The hours go by with nothing happening until, once night has fallen, the fisherman reels in a strange creature. It’s not a fish, but a young woman completely dressed in white and who can’t stop sobbing the word “daddy”... Before embarking on the adventure of his first film shot in English, Park Chan-wook decided to hook up with his younger brother, Park Chan-kyong, to direct this unusual medium-length film, shot entirely with an iPhone 4. You know what they say: good things come in small packages.

Director

PARKing CHANce (Park Chan-wook & Park Chan-kyong)

Chan-wook is one of the most famous filmmakers in South Korea. A virtuoso and a visionary, with Old Boy (03) he won the award for Best Motion Picture at Sitges’04. Chan-kyong, his younger brother, debuted in feature-length in 2011 with Anyang, Paradise City.

Technical information

Edition: 2011
Section: Noves Visions Shorts
Original language: Korean

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