GRAVITY OF ACTING directed by Geunwoong Chung
GRAVITY OF ACTING directed by Geunwoong Chung I RT 1 hour 31 min I Korea I Korean w/English Subtitles
A theatre actor, Sung Hyun, has worked for the same play for the last 10 years without dream nor passion. His old friend Gwang Sik who left the theatre to pursue a film actor’s career offers Sung Hyun a chance to play a main character’s role in a feature film. It is the film directed by Jin Gun who brought him fame as a movie star. When Sung Hyun decides to take a challenge for the role with a hope to get his life out of misery, his long-time, deadly rival Tae Seok comes back to his life.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR:
Geunwoong Chung had studied international politics for 6 years, but he quit school for to pursue his goal as a filmmaker. His first short film, Trapped, recieved awards from several film festivals. The film, Gravity of Acting, is his second film and first feature. It won Grand Prix at the 30th Fukuoka Asian Film Festival in July, 2016.