Torino Film Festival

Hongsun Kim – Project Wolf Hunting #TFF40

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An exaggerated carousel of horror, action and science fiction.

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6 min. and 31 sec.

PODCAST | Angelo Acerbi interviews Hongsun Kim, director of the film Project Wolf Hunting.

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Hongsun Kim, for the second time at the Turin Film Festival, presents Project Wolf Hunting, an experiment that merges three different genres into one huge carousel of colour, violence, splatter and overwhelming fun.

Project Wolf Hunting: In 2022, the story begins at the Manila International Container Terminal, where a group of Korean criminals are boarded on the Frontier Titan, a 58,000-ton cargo ship. After a bomb explosion at the airport during the first extradition in 2017, the authorities changed their plans to transport the prisoners on a cargo ship, in order to minimize the number of prisoners. A total of 19 detainees, men and women, including former Red Notice escapees Doil and Jong-du, move with their feet shackled on the ship to make the three-day journey to Korea. The prisoners are watched over and all is quiet on board, until in a hidden room, something sinister breaks free of its chains and rises from the darkness…

  • Reporter
    Angelo Acerbi
  • Guest
    Hongsun Kim
  • Interviewee role
    Director
  • Film title
    Project Wolf Hunting
  • Festival section
    Out of competition
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