Hometown + JUKJAE
Alongside Hometown, a soothing film with a poem visible on the way home from work, a touching performance by singer-songwriter JUKJAE. His gentle voice offers warm comfort amidst the beautiful Taehwagang River and swaying reeds beneath the autumn sky.
■ Date/Time : 2023.10.22(Sun) 19:00
■ Venue : Taehwa River Cinema
■ Film : Hometown
■ Performance : JUKJAE
*The 40-minute performance will take place after the film screening, and will be followed by a drone show celebrating the 8th Ulsan Ulju Mountain Film Festival.
Korea l 2022 l 20min l Fiction l color
Sang-woon lives in Gajeong-dong, an old neighborhood in the city of Incheon. He works in the new city on the other side of an overpass. Every late evening on his way back from work, Sang-woon finds solace by reading the poems someone writes on the wall everyday. One day, Sang-woon notices that the poems on the wall hasn't changed since yesterday.
JUKJAE is an artist known for makig music in his unique “JUKJAE-ISH” style, marked by its unadorned music expressing various feeling and narratives. His hit soundtracks in View and Let’s Go See the Stars have left a lasting impression.
Initially recognized as an exceptional performer and arranger, admired by some of Korea’s top musicians like IU, Lee Sora, Kim Dong Ryul, and Park Hyo Shin, he has since traversed the path of a singer-songwriter, gaining popularity with songs like “Tattoo” and “Will You Walk With Me”.
In 2019, he appeared in “Begin Again 3” and “Begin Again Korea”, showcasing not only his his guitar prowess, but also his distinct emotional voice, solidifying his status as an artist. He continues to actively shape his musical career with two successful national tours in 2021 and 2022.