Bong-Moo, an old stubborn farmer who only cares about his corn crop, disapproves of his son Young-Woong’s lifestyle who works at the newly built hotel adjacent to the farm. When Bong Moo’s crops become diseased due to a species of invading insect, he secretly starts a new method of farming with unexpected results.
Joo Hyun Lee was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea.
She moved to the United States to study film, beginning at the School of Visual Arts and continuing at Columbia University in New York. She is the winner of Directors Guild of America Student Award for Best Asian American Filmmaker and CINE Golden Eagle Award for her film Sweet Corn. She is currently living in New York and working on her first feature project.