North Dakota Human Rights Film and Arts Festival

A Boy of May

Expired December 12, 2023 8:00 AM
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Jeong Sae-nal, the young boy in Gwang-ju City, receives new sneakers as a 12th birthday gift, but he is shot by martial law forces while playing with his friends in a mountain reservoir in the back of the town. Sae-nal wakes up to the moonlight and the scent of wild roses and flies to downtown of Gwang-ju City on a sneaker plane. He meets countless people who fought for democracy against the soldier's guns and flies high in a sneaker plane.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    16 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    Korea, Republic of
  • Social Media
  • Director
    Seung-il Chon
  • Screenwriter
    Seung-il Chon
  • Producer
    Seung-il Chon
  • Cinematographer
    Sung-dam Hong
  • Animator
    Yoo-jung Jung
  • Composer
    Dong-il Shin