Asian Cinema Fund 2018
- Script Development Fund
- Production Support Fund
- Post-Production Fund
- Asian Network of Documentary(AND) Fund
- ACF Showcase
- AND Programs
2013 Script Development Fund Projects
A high school teacher, Jeong-seok, lives with his wife in a remote town. His son has gone to study abroad due to a painful pass of being a victim of school violence. One day an intern teacher, Tae-sung, comes to work at Jeong-seok’s high school. The two of them had an unpleasant incident a year ago. However, Jeong-seok tries his best to welcome him and get along with him, but Tae-sung acts no different than year ago and gives him the cold shoulder. Meanwhile, one of Jeong-seok’s beloved students Mi-seon is raped. Jeong-seok falsely becomes a leading suspect. Jeong-seok has a strong conviction that Tae-sung is the actual suspect and starts tracing evidences related to the crime. In the process Jeong-seok finds out a truth of the incident from a year ago, which makes in fall into a dilemma.
If the love for one’s child gives misfortunes to others, can we still value the love? Through a display of father’s guilt from an ethical dilemma and his struggles for redemption, the director wants to appraise the wrongly prevalent love for one’s child in the current Korean society.