Jaeseung Park, Myongsin Kim
A dreamlike, hallucinatory short film from Korea, HOOKED tells the story of Jaeseung, a young man who is searching for solutions to his pain and unhappiness. After reminiscing with his wife over dinner, his world suddenly begins to fall apart as he is reminded of an unforgettable tragedy. Desperate and in denial, he turns to a friend?who offers him something to forget the sadness. Instead, he finds himself trapped in a painful cycle.