This film pays homage to the work of Korean craftsman Kim Soo-Young, winner of the YÉOL Award for Craftsman of the Year 2013. The intense heat required to forge his materials are juxtaposed with the harsh Korean winter landscape in which Kim Soo-Young lives and works.
Korean folk and rock singer, Hahn Dae-soo, recites an original poem written by Yoon Jiyeong that has been inspired by the footage from this film.
The music is a track called “her soft circumference” by offthesky.
Great News! The short documentary CHOA has been selected for the VIMEO STAFF PICK CHANNEL. After the music video LONELY C and the documentary ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE NORTH, the nomination for CHOA has been Nils Clauss’ 3rd VIMEO STAFF PICK AWARD to date.
The VIMEO STAFF PICK CHANNEL is the most prestigious channel to find on VIMEO. The channel is run by the VIMEO employees. They select their favorite videos on a daily basis and promote them through their website. Their channel description reads the following: “We really love videos, and these are the videos we really, really love. All of these videos have been hand picked by the real humans who work at Vimeo. We hope you enjoy them!”
CHOA is a short documentary on Choa Choi, who is a female Korean ice hockey player playing in a men’s team. Nils Clauss made this video in collaboration with Adam Hobbs for Underwood International College of Yonsei University, Seoul.
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CHOA is a short documentary on Choa Choi, who is a female Korean ice hockey player playing in a men’s team. Nils Clauss made this video in collaboration with Adam Hobbs for Underwood International College of Yonsei University, Seoul. The featured music is a track called “With Many Tears” by Candlegravity.