Future Perfect

Category
Narrative, Short

SYNOPSIS: In a luxurious plastic surgery clinic in Seoul, several stories unfold. A patient awaits recovery, parents take their daughter home – now that she’s ready for college – and a lonely receptionist tries to impress her bored colleague. Together, these patients and employees in and around the clinic desire for some unseen future.

 

LENGTH: 13 min

COMPLETION: 9/2017

 

CAST: Yekyong Choe, Anastasia Hamin Kim, Jongun Lee, Jinri Kwon.

WRITER/DIRECTOR: Abigail Prade

PRODUCER: Patafysica Films | Abigail Prade

New York University, Tisch School of the Arts

LOCAL PRODUCER:  Bright Hyunseok Lee

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Brian Bliss

SOUND DESIGN & MIX: Tom Jansen | Tom Jansen Sound Design

Shot on location in Seoul, South Korea.

 

Festivals

  • Netherlands Film Festival, Netherlands (20-29 September, 2017)  – Dutch Students Abroad
  • Shift Film Festival, Netherlands (16-19 November, 2017) – Official Competition
  • Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (3-12 May, 2018) – Feminist AF Too
  • Rotterdams Open Doek Film Festival (25-27 May, 2018)
  • Manifesto Film Festival (25-28 May, 2018)