Swelling by Sang-Kyu KIM - 2020 - Korea
Mu Taek is a boxer who defected from North Korea, who makes a living as a boxing coach while searching for his long-lost wife Geum Hwa . One day, Ha Bok, the gym chief offers Mu Taek a sparring match against Gi Hyeon with payment involved.
Written / Directed by Sangkyu Kim
Producer Taeksu Shin
Drector of Photography Dongik Kim
Production Designer Sunghyeon So
Sound Recording Jeongeun Song
Kim Sang-kyu is a South Korean film director and screenwri ter born in 1987. Kim entered
the Korea National University of Arts in 2014. He wrote and directed many short films, the
male priest-driven psychologic thriller ‘Through the Dark Verdant Leaves(2015), ‘Grand
Jeté(2018)’, and ‘The End of That Summer(2019)’. His works selected in many national and
international festivals. ‘Swelling(2020)’ is his recent short film.