Sweet Sweat

24 OCT / 13:45 / Sal 2
26 OCT / 14:15 / Sal 5

A child recognises the erotic relationship between the parents. Curious but overwhelmed, the child takes control.

  • Directed by: Jung Hyun Kim
  • Country: Estonia, 2018
  • Time: 6m 13s
  • Type: Pastel on paper
  • Production: Estonian Academy of Arts
  • Animation: Jung Hyun Kim
  • Company: Estonian Academy of Arts

Jung Hyun Kim is an independent filmmaker based in South Korea. With her background in fine arts, Kim works with expressive colours and textures in her hand drawn animations. Her award-winning first film Hootchu (2015) screened at the closing ceremony at Annecy International Animated Film Festival in 2016 and at many other film and animation festivals around the world. Kim is a BFA recipient from Tufts University/SMFA in USA and graduated with Cum Laude in Masters in Animation at Estonian Academy of Arts. Her master’s thesis film, sweet sweat (2018) received the Prize for First Flight at Indie-Anifest and a special mention in the student competition at Balkanima festival. It continues to travel around the globe.