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Water drops painter

A French-Korean feature documentary  by Oan Kim and Brigitte Bouillot

Released in Korea 2022/09/28

Developed with Paraiso Productions


A documentary on the famous Korean painter Kim Tschang-Yeul, led by the questions of its son, contemporary arts artist living in France. Born in small village now in North Korea, having lived in New York and Paris, Kim Tschang-Yeul is very famous for the unique and fascinating pattern of his work : the water drop. Symbol of an asian serenity, this obsession hides still a tragic origin rooted in Korea’s history. This character with a bigger than life destiny will be revealed in all its complexity.

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