Archive of films The Goggles / Mool Ahn Kyung

South Korea
2000, 34 min

Section: New Korean Cinema
Year: 2001


A young girl named Ji Young feels that swimming is essential for life. But in order to head straight towards her goal without becoming distracted, she must overcome her fear and open her eyes under water. In this way she’ll be better able to see her first love, though her beloved will soon meet an unexpected fate.

About the director

Lee Soo Youn (b. 1970) studied at the Women’s University in Ewha, at the Korean Film Academy and at university in Chung Ang. Goggles won the Main Prize at the festival of short film in Pusan 2000. She has also made Nobody Knows What Happend in the Beginning (1995), Survival Game (1995), Refrigerator Story (1996) and La (1998).

About the film

Black & white, 35 mm

Section: New Korean Cinema
Director: Lee Soo Youn
Screenplay: Lee Soo Youn
Dir. of Photography: Chi Young Taek
Music: Kim Sun Hyun
Editor: Lee Soo Youn, Kyung Min Ho
Producer: Lee Soo Youn
Cast: Kim Bang Sun, Noh Mi Ran, Lee Ji Young, Jung Jin Oh, Lee Kyung Joo

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