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19th(2017)



A House in a House, in a House

트레일러 재생

JEON Chan-young

  • Korea
  • 2017
  • 25min
  • DCP
  • color
  • Documentary

World Premiere

 

 
 SYNOPSIS

 
 
 What if the most inconvenient things were uncovered? I consider myself useless whenever I see the traces of my loathful father on me. The house of my home is not a space for rest, but one for sense of guilt. In there, I put myself into the swamp of self-hatred. The hatred for my father grows bigger when the object of my hatred is directed back to myself. Why should I struggle so hard to be understood by my father, the most useless existence to my understanding? Can I ever run away from myself who finds me through my father?
 
 

PROGRAM NOTE

 This film is a personal experimental documentary about the relationship between the film director and her father. A selfish, incompetent, and paternalistic father is the side of him that the director hates so much. A house is not a space of rest and comfort, but a space of hatred and guilt. This personal documentary is the coming-of-age story of a daughter who wishes to be independent from a home where her father who cannot assume the role of the head of the household. However, the frame within a frame, mirrored images, and distorted forms reflect the present situation of the director, who has still not found the right path. (CHO HyeYoung)
 
 
 
 

Director

  • JEON Chan-youngJEON Chan-young

    Studied film under the Department of Theater and Film in Kyungsung University. Her life’s catchphrase is ‘balance’ and ‘harmony’, and strives to tie different strands of art together into documentary. Also she is determined to create a cinematic work that is an intersection of experimental image and animation. She takes the fact that the word ‘feminism’ is associated with fear and negative connotation in Korean society to be an issue; will continue to create a women’s story that will gradually draw people in and attract them.

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