Siyeon  Byun
Siyeon Byun
director

Farming Boys

Three young men, Ji-hwang, Ha-seok and Du-hyeon who dream of becoming a farmer travel to farms around the world. What motivated them was simple curiosity: how do foreign farmers manage when it is so diffi cult to make a living as a farmer in Korea? After a one-year working sabatical in Australia they have visited Australia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, India, Nepal, Italy, France, Belgium and Netherlands by WWOOFING (In return for volunteer help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities). They meet various farmers at a variety of farms during the trip. In the end, what is it that they found during their trips to farms around the world? And will they succeed in making their dream come true and become farmers in Korea?

Team Partner
Hojun Kang, producer
Country
Korea, South
Training Programme
Crossing Borders 2016