Aachi and Ssipak and A Coffee Vending Machine and Its Sword
Aachi and Ssipak
2006, Dir. Jo Beom-jin
90 min, digital projection
With Yeong Hyeon, Gyu-hwa Lee and Gyu-hyeong Lee
In the future, life is literally a pile of feces. With Earth's resources completely depleted, only human waste is left as a fuel source. Diaper gangs and black markets vie for control of "Juicybars," highly addictive fruit bars given as compensation for defecation. In this new landscape of limited resources, the anti-heros of Aachi and Ssipak battle against the Diaper Gangs for control over the "Juicybar" supply. Highlighting the originality in story and technical ability found in Korean animation, "Aachi and Ssipak" presents a fresh and original take on the animated feature.
A Coffee Vending Machine and Its Sword
2007, Dir. Hyung-Yun Chang
30 min, digital projection
After being slain in battle, Jin Yeong-yeong, a swordsman who was called Murimjeilgeom (Best Martial Sword), finds himself reincarnated. This time it's as a coffee vending machine. After the new steel warrior experiences love-at-first-sight with Hye-mi, a sympathetic girl who enjoys drinking wine. Jin Yeong-yeong must discover his place in the new world he inhabits.
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