* Date : 2021-06-16
A sense of frustration within our society is deepening in the present day that people even say a dream is a luxury to have in this harsh reality. Here’s a short film that comforts those who have temporarily paused to pursue their dream. [The Monologue] is a film about Ji-yeon, an actress who encounters various challenges after giving birth to a child. The film’s director is Kim Do-young, a former actress, who made her directing debut with [KIM JI-YOUNG, BORN 1982]. With this film, Kim illustrates the story of a woman navigating various hurdles in her life in a composed and cheerful manner. Kim tells us interesting backstories of some of the important scenes of the self-starred and written film based on her personal experiences.