Feature, [Cannes 2010]
Frozen Land is the fourth short film made by director KIM Tae-yong, a student at Sejong University, majoring in film art. His film presents a dark vision of the injustice of life and a corrupted world through the complicated adventures of those cornered in life. The plot follows Kyeong-jae, Byeong-jo and their friends who guide and secretly hand over Chinese illegal immigrants and a woman from the smuggled group. Although he resides in an illegal world hiding away from the law, Kyeong-jae dreams of buying a truck and living as any common citizen. Then one day an unfortunate accident occurs to one of the Chinese groups that he handed over to the middleman, and an unexpected opportunity finds him when Chinese woman Yu-hong with a large amount of money is the sole survivor of the accident.