Upo, People in Wetland
|Synopsis||After it had been designated as the ecosystem conservation area, the government has started maintaining Upo by
law. Even the native people are not allowed to go into it. Is this law the best way to keep the wetland? What should
be the way for the wetland to coexist with its people?
SHIN Seong-Yong 신성용He studied film at the Seoul Institute of the Arts. Upon finishing school, he directed and filmed a number of visual art work including shorts and feature-length films, feature-length documentaries and music videos. He worked on filmmaker SONG Il-Gon’s feature Flower Island as a director’s assistant, and a Jindo unit camera team member for filmmaker PARK Ki-Bok’s documentary Mudang-Reconciliation Between the Living And the Dead. He also produced a number of music videos and various visual works.