UNDERDOG tells the story of Moong-Chi, a dog abandoned by his owners. Unable to believe it at first, Moong-Chi soon meets a group of stray dogs who have learnt to survive in the wild. When they hear about a paradise free from demolition and dog hunters, the group set out on a quest for a new home.
This screening will be followed by a special Q&A with Oh Sung-yoon (Director/Producer/Writer).
2018 SIGGRAPH Asia Computer Animation Festival winner REVERIE precedes the screening.
This screening is presented by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards in partnership with SIGGRAPH Asia and QAGOMA’s Australian Cinémathèque.
This is a FREE event (registration not required).
Directors: Oh Sung-yoon, Lee Choon-baek
Producer: Oh Sung-yoon
Country: Republic of Korea
Language: Korean, with English subtitles
Running time: 101 mins
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The Asia Pacific Screen Academy expresses its respect for and acknowledgement of the South East Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country, including the custodial communities on whose land works are created and celebrated by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. We acknowledge the continuing connection to land, waters and communities. We also pay our respects to Elders, past and emerging. We recognise the integral role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations peoples continue to play in storytelling and celebration spaces.