Short film, 13 min, 2017.
SYNOPSIS: In a luxurious plastic surgery clinic in Seoul, several stories unfold. A patient awaits recovery, parents take their daughter home - now that she's ready for college - and a lonely receptionist tries to impress her bored colleague. Together, these patients and employees in and around the clinic desire for some unseen future.
CAST: Yekyong Choe, Anastasia Kim, Jongun Lee, Jinri Kwon.
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Abigail Prade
PRODUCER: Patafysica Films | Abigail Prade
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
LOCAL PRODUCER: Bright Hyunseok Lee
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Brian Bliss
SOUND DESIGN & MIX: Tom Jansen | Tom Jansen Sound Design
Shot on location in Seoul, South Korea.
Nederlands Film Festival (20-29 September, 2017) | Dutch Students Abroad
Shift Film Festival (16-19 November, 2017) | Official Competition
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (3-13 May, 2018) | Shorts Competition
Rotterdams Open Doek Film Festival (25-27 May, 2018)
Manifesto Film Festival (25-28 May, 2018)
Locarno Film Festival (1-12 August, 2018) | Academy Shorts
Silk Road International Film Festival (5-9 February, 2019) | Student Films