The dark side of politics takes center stage in Sung-hyun Byun’s riveting political drama. Dreaming of changing the world, campaign strategist Chang-dae Seo takes part in Woon-bum Kim’s campaign to become president. To resist the current ruling party, Seo adopts an aggressive propaganda campaign and turns Kim into the strongest candidate in the opposition. But a conflict between Seo and Kim on the morality of their tactics divides them, jeopardizing the success of their campaign while the ruling party secretly contacts Seo and gives him a tempting offer.
Kyung-gu Sol, Sun-kyun Lee, Jae-myung Yoo, Woo-Jin Jo
Director: Sung-hyun BYUN, 1980, South Korea
Films: The Beat Goes On (2012), Whatcha Wearin’? (2012),
The Merciless (2017)