With the birth of the first female champion in 2009, female wrestlers expect to have formal competitions and business teams. In the next 10 years, five female wrestlers, who overcame unpopular sports and survived, struggle to become Ssireum champions.
[Park Jae-min, Director]
It's beautiful to see how we strongly walk our own path even if wavering sometimes. I wanted to make a movie that can give colsolation to the modern people who are panting to live out their life through intense competition.
Born in 1983 in Yeongju, South Korea. While living as a monotonous office worker, she met a female Ssireum and began her life's adventure by jumping into documentary production. Sandstorm is the first full-length production.