OH Jisoo, JOO Hyunsook, MOON Sungjoon, UM Heechan
Sewol Ferry Tragedy is not ‘someone’s memory’; it is ‘our memory’. 416 Project documents people who remember the tragedy. In <We Are>, a survivor and a recorder meet. <Name> takes out individual memories and binds them as ‘our memory’. A...
Heather White, Lynn Zhang
6/06(수) 13:30, 6/08(금) 18:00
Foxconn is operated with the cheapest materials and laborers. Although migrant laborers are dying of occupational illness every day, its factories run ceaselessly. Hence, laborers decide to gather and speak up. Victims demand compensations, investigate...
6/06(수) 14:10, 6/08(금) 13:30
Junior ROTC is organized by the US Ministry of National Defense. Students from 14 to 17 years old learn allegiance to the nation, how to handle guns, and service spirit as a citizen. However, the reason why the US raises these young students as soldiers...
Many Bangladeshis wish to work in Korea. Only few applicants can receive the permission from EPS (Employment Permit System). Each guest workers have different reasons for coming to Korea. However, their distinct religious beliefs, customs, or character...
In a poor region of San Paolo, there are four transgenders. They teach children, go to work, and attend school. Their existence is revealed to the world through theater, singing, photographs, or words. To be called as who I am, to be free as who I am;...
6/06(수) 17:10, 6/08(금) 15:30
37 mine workers are killed by the South African police at Marikana mine in 2012. Marikana women remember the massacre and continue to fight. Primrose acquires a seat in the parliament and Thumeka continues to fight in Marikana. Corporations and...
6/06(수) 17:30, 6/07(목) 12:20
The square was filled with millions of candle lights. Veiled by such victorious memory, there were people who had to fight against hate in the square. Female protesters created a ‘feminist zone’ to ensure safety and fully voice their opinions. Collective...
KIM Il-rhan, LEE Hyuk-sang
6/06(수) 19:50, 6/08(금) 16:50
5 evictees and 1 police were killed on the day of Yongsan tragedy. Survivors from the watchtower have been released after being convicted as joint principal offenders. The question of responsibility divides the victims, who were once comrades. Remnants...
Monika Hielscher & Matthias Heeder
6/07(목) 11:50, 6/09(토) 17:30
Governmental institutions worldwide adopted a technology called Pre-Crime to anticipate and prevent crimes by using big data and algorithms. Companies sell personal information to the state. However, algorithm can only calculates the possibility of a...
6/07(목) 12:00, 6/09(토) 15:00
The movie asks a simple question, “What is a disability?” People answer, “Disability is freaking difficult.” One says, I will embrace disability as my identity. One confesses, I pretended like I understood what speech-impaired person was saying, out of...
6/07(목) 13:00, 6/09(토) 18:10
Moving into a “Rejection House” while running away from a place that threatens my identity. Entering a room that protects my ‘abnormality’ from being condemned by family members. Creating a space where I can protect my identity within a community that I...
In 2012, a ‘fake comment mission’ led by the National Intelligence Service occurs during the 18th presidential election. Evidences, such as e-mails and documents, are revealed. However, police conclude the case as ‘free from suspicion of election...
6/07(목) 14:00, 6/08(금) 16:00
The director chases the cause of her sister’s sudden death for 10 years. In the course of investigation, cruel truths are discovered. Pharmaceutical companies are inventing diseases and creates medicines that suits those invented diseases. Off-label...
On a hot summer day, grandmas spread a mat on an asphalt-paved road. Early morning of April 26th, 2017, military vehicles and helicopters sneaked THAAD into Soseongri. Ordinary days of grandmas have been violated. Residents of Soseongri are suffering...
6/07(목) 16:00, 6/09(토) 16:00
The movie is loud with people talking in sign language. Barbara wants to teach her child her native tongue: sign language. Congresswoman Yamer emphasizes that people with impairment should stand in solidarity to demand basic rights. The society tries to...
Gipeusil will be underwater due to the Four-River project. Only dust remains, where bus stops and grandma’s house once existed. Yet, people remember Gipeusil in their own ways. Old lady plants sesame seeds besides the concrete pavement; neighbors...
6/07(목) 18:00, 6/09(토) 12:10
Rio, Brazil is getting ready to host 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics. The city becomes a State of Exception, where a government can intrude personal rights and freedom. While the country is celebrating festivals, villages are torn down and indigenous...
Construction company that my(director Ma) parents established succeeded with a property boom and collapsed with a real estate bubble. After 15 years, my parents are still waiting for another jackpot in the real estate market. I decided to grab a camera...
6/08(금) 11:30, 6/09(토) 20:10
Here are twelve women. Each woman talks about her own memory. These women - from different environment, generation, and culture - are connected by Palestine traditional stitching. For them, stitching reveals their Palestinian identity. Borrowed memories...
A Korean-American Eunmi-Shin visited North Korea as a traveler. She wrote a travelogue and hosted a talk show to tell her experiences in North Korea. Stories of her trip to North Korea are distorted as a propaganda for Pro-North Korea by the media. South...
Listen to the City
6/08(금) 15:00, 6/09(토) 16:00
[City Witness] unfolds records of five events that happened in the city. Ilsan Poong-dong in the ‘The Structure of Goliath’; Eunma apartment in ‘My Father’s House’; Namildang building in ‘Two Doors’; Aheyon food truck street in ‘Again Today’; restaurant...
90-year old Malhae Kim, who lives in Miryang, survived through a tragic modern history of Korea. Despite of losing her loved ones to state violence and Vietnam war, she continued to live. Now, a 765 kv power transmission tower invades her everyday life....
70 years ago, a massacre called ‘Red Hunt’ occurred in Jeju island. Over 6 years, countless lives were murdered in the Daranshi cave, Jungbang waterfall, and Ompang field. There was no line between life and death. There were only ideological and...
The movie roams around the painful memories of Jeju island. Untold testimonies of the old generation became songs and rituals to comfort the dead. However, a spiritual stone ‘Gurum’, where shamans sent their prayers, was destroyed to build a naval base....
Lives of residents around the Boeung Kak lake started to falter due to the urban development plan. The movie follows characters for 6 years, while the lake is being filled. Monk Sobath sides with the residents, and Phobes and Benny become activists. As...