Korea | 2003 | 18min | 35mm | COLOR | Drama | Musical
Joo Hyen’s only wish is to have a 24inch waist. She comes to possess by chance a secret formula that would help decrease 2 inch of her waistline but she doesn’t stop there. The film expresses with a grotesque, humorous musical on the desire of women to have body like Barbie dolls.
Lim Wang-tae has a MFA degree in directing for theater and cinema from The California Institute of the Arts and teaches film at Dong-Ah Institute of Media and Arts. His short film 24(2003) has been invited to Japan’s Short Shorts Film Festival, and Kiss Room(2011) to Jecheon International Music & Film Festival.