Space Baedari
  • Korean Competition
  • ECOvolution: How to Change the World
Synopsis For over thirty years, Kwak Hyun-Sook has run a second-hand bookstore Abel Books in Baedari, Incheon. In 2007, she began protesting against the construction of an industrial road across the village. The construction project was eventually suspended due to opposition from local residents, and the site was turned into a green space filled with trees and plants. However, the Incheon Metropolitan Government resumes the road construction and causes conflict with the local community.
LIM Ki-Woong 임기웅
He grew up in Incheon. Around the age of thirty, he found out about the old bookstore street in Baedari. He now works as a documentarian and artist based in Baedari, where he continues to study the city and ecology.
Director LIM Ki-Woong
Country Korea
Year 2020
Running Time 41min
Genre Documentary
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NameLIM Ki-Woong
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