Director BIO: Shon Kim (BOOKANIMA: DANCE)

Director Biography – SHON KIM

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SHON KIM majored in Fine Art at School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA of Experimental Animation at CalArts, and Ph.D of Animation Theory at Chung-Ang University. SHON KIM works on Still & Moving image based in LA.

Short Film: BOOKANIMA: DANCE, 7min., South Korea, Dance

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BOOKANIMA, a compound word of ‘Book’ and ‘Anima’, is Experimental Animation to give book new cinematic life. It aims ‘Watching Book’ in the third scope between Book and Cinema through Locomotion based on Chronophotography. It consists of 4 chapters: Martial Arts, Dance, Ball Games, Leports.

<BOOKANIMA: Dance> is the second chapter to create Locomotion of Dance along with the stream: Ballet-Korean dance-Modern dance-Jazz dance-Aerial Silk-Tap dance-Aerobic-Disco-Break dance-Hip hop-Social dance.

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  • Film Type:
    Animation, Documentary, Experimental, Music Video, Short, Web / New Media
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 31 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 31, 2018
  • Production Budget:
    30,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Korea, Republic of
  • Country of Filming:
    Korea, Republic of, Portugal, United States
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