Euna

A Film by Seung-Hyun Chong

Synopsis

Meet Euna, a young woman, working in a factory, seeing friends, trying to come to grips with her life. But why is it that she seems to struggle so much and why do some folks behave so oddly, when she is around?

Director

  • Picture of Seung-Hyun Chong © Seung-Hyun Chong

    Seung-Hyun Chong

    Seung Hyun Chong was born in Aachen, Germany on January 4th, 1975. His parents had moved there from South Korea in the seventies. In 1999, Seung Hyun graduated from the German Sport University in Cologne. He studied acting and film making at the Dongguk University in South Korea. In 2005 he passed teacher's professional degree in theology and sports. During his activity as a teacher at schools both in Düsseldorf and in Seoul he made a number of short movies, such as "Get Up", "Family" and "Euna". He currently works at the German School in Seoul and is preparing his first feature movie.

Awards + Festivals

  • 38th MAX OPHŪLS PREIS (Official Selection, Saarbrücken, Germany)January 23, 2017
  • 1st PORTOVIEJO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ecuador)June 1, 2017
  • 24th OPENEYES FILMFEST (Official Selection, Marburg, Germany)July 20, 2017
  • 3rd INTERNATIONAL MOTIVATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL BRIDGE OF ARTS (Short Film Competition, Rostov-on-Don, Russia)August 23, 2017
  • 12th SHORTS MEXICO – FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CORTOMETRAJES DE MEXICO (INT'L LIVE ACTION COMPETITION Category, Mexico)September 6, 2017
  • 6th VISIONI CORTE INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Minturno, Italy)September 11, 2017
  • 3rd MINIKINO FILM WEEK - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL BALI (Official Selection, Denpasar, Bali Indonesia)October 7, 2017
  • 4th ARTCITY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Buea, Cameroon)October 10, 2017
  • 1st MAKE IT SHORT - LEWES SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lewes, U.K.)October 14, 2017
  • 7th THE ARLINGTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Arlington, Massachusetts, USA)October 27, 2017
  • 7th AESTHETICA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, York, UK)November 8, 2017
  • *SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT FOR ACTING*
    11th RED ROCK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cedar City, UT, USA)November 11, 2017
  • *JURY AWARD*
    15th FILMFEST DÜSSELDORF (Official Selection, Germany)November 15, 2017
  • 33rd INTERFILM - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL BERLIN (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)November 20, 2017
  • 11th LUBLIN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lublin, Poland)November 24, 2017
  • 10th TANGIER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Morocco)November 28, 2017
  • 2nd RAPIDLION SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Johannesburg, South Africa)March 3, 2018
  • *OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR* *OUTSTANDING SCREENPLAY* *OUTSTANDING FILM*
    16th SHORT CIRCUIT: PACIFIC RIM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)April 4, 2018
  • 42nd ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Atlanta, USA)April 13, 2018
  • 16th SAN SEBASTIAN HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, San Sebastian, Spain)April 20, 2018
  • 6th DAYS OF GERMAN & RUSSIAN SHORT FILMS „VKRATZE!" (Official Selection, Volgograd, Russia)April 25, 2018
  • 2nd EAST SOMERVILLE MAIN STREETS 2018 (Official Selection, Somerville, Massachusetts, USA)July 27, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Screenplay
Seung-Hyun Chong
Producer
Hye-Sung Baek, Seung-Hyun Chong
Director
Seung-Hyun Chong
Director of Photography
Max von Matthiessen
Art Direction
Hyun-Ju Baek
Costume Design
Hyun-Ju Baek
Sound
Jouni Elo
Editor
Chang-Jae Won
Sound Design
Jouni Elo
Music
Chae-Eun Kim

Details

Running Time
18:25 min.
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), ProRes
Aspect Ratio
Cinemascope
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Seung-Hyun Chong
Aachen, Germany

Seunghyunchong@googlemail.com