Award of Merit – “A Sip of Water” (Korea)

Title: A Sip of Water
Runtime: 7 min
Country: Korea 
Director: CHO Hyuna
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: June, 2021

Synopsis: The shamans are considered in Korean society that they are extraordinary as they bridge the gap between the gods and humans with their psychic talents.

The shamans are not situated in both sides. They are not ordinary people as well as they are not gods. They usually feel lonely and confused at the same time because they feel distance from both the spirits and ordinary people.