Note: Showtime is 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 general and $7.50 for seniors, available at TicketWeb. RSVPs are not required, but are encouraged.
I won't be able to attend, but this gem of an event should be worth your while.
The Roxie Theater and Korea National University of the Arts co-present "On the Other Side of You," a selection of five short films that have screened at events such as the Busan, Gwangju and London Korean film festivals. Curated by Jee Yeon Min.
Above: Image from "When September Ends"
• Yoon Ga-eun's "Sprout" (20 min.): On her way to buy bean sprouts for her grandfather's ancestral offering, a girl meets a strange figure. Special mention at the 2013 Busan International Film Festival's Sonje (short film) Awards.
• Ko Hyung-dong's "When September Ends" (24 min.): An architecture student's project goes missing the day before a deadline, sparking hostility among three friends.
• Lee Zoo-yong's "On the Other Side of You" (17 min.): A man and woman on differing career paths have a chance encounter.