Moss

Moss

  • Original Title: Iggi, 이끼
  • DVD (Region 1, Two-Disc Special Edition)
  • Street Date: 8/21/2012
  • Feature Runtime: 163 minutes, exclusive of bonus material.
  • Genre: Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Drama
  • Suggested Rating: 17+
  • Country of Origin: South Korea
  • Year of Production: 2010
  • Audio: Korean (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Subtitles: On/off English subtitles and English on-screen translations
  • Video: 2.35:1 Anamorphic widescreen, Color
  • Suggested Retail: $29.99
  • Photos & Trailer

About Moss

Press Release (pdf)

A mystery-thriller from KANG Woo-suk, the director of the PUBLIC ENEMY films!

Hae-guk (PARK Hae-il, War of the Arrows) receives word that his estranged father has passed away, so he travels to the remote village where the older man lived to attend the funeral. However, when Hae-guk starts asking questions about his father's life - and unexplained death - the residents and their charismatic Chief (JUNG Jae-young, The Divine Weapon) exchange mysterious looks and seem anxious to rush him out of their village. Something isn't right, and Hae-guk is determined to uncover the truth... at any cost!

Includes the feature film - plus almost 90 minutes of video extras - all with on/off English subtitles!

Features:

"The Making of Moss," "The Beginning of the Story - The Comic Behind the Story," art and set design documentary ("The Birth of the Village"), make-up and effects featurette ("Come Out to the Real World"), poster shoot video, original South Korean teaser and trailer, cast and director bios, and 5 Points Pictures trailers.

Awards

  • 2010 Blue Dragon Awards
    • Best Director: Kang Woo-suk
    • Best Actor: Jung Jae-young
    • Best Supporting Actor: Yoo Hae-jin
  • 2010 Daejong Film Awards
    • Best Director: Kang Woo-suk
    • Best Cinematography
    • Best Art Design
    • Best Sound Effects
  • 18th Icheon Chunsa Film Festival
    • Best Picture (Daesang)
    • Best Supporting Actor: Yoo Joon-sang
    • Directing Award: Kang Woo-suk
    • Cinematography Award
    • Lighting Award
    • Music Award
    • Editing Award
  • 2010 Korean Film Awards
    • Best Supporting Actor: Yoo Hae-jin

Festivals:

  • 2010 Busan International Film Festival - Korean Cinema Today: Panorama
  • 2010 Tokyo International Film Festival - Film Panorama of Middle Asia-East
  • 2010 The London Korean Film Festival
  • 2012 New York Korean Film Festival

Moss © 2010 CJ Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved.