A village became an island on island due to sprawling development. While searching for his missing grandmother, Duk-soo recalls the day the whales came. And he finds himself becoming as a whale he longed for. Through fantasy woven with memory, unique songs and animation, the film warns the consequence of careless development in an emotional way.
* Partially funded by Talent M&M Program of Chungmuro International Musical Film Festival in 2017
Kim Hyo-jin is studying Musical Theatre Writing(MFA) in Korea National University of Arts. < A Whale Song > is her first film. This film was screened at Chungmuro International Musical Film Festival 2017.