Award of Merit – “The Sea on the Day When the Magic Returns” (Korea)

Title: The Sea on the Day When the Magic Returns
Runtime: 24 min
Country: Korea
Director: Jiwon Han
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: March, 2023

Synopsis: Sejin once had the power to have anything she wanted just by thinking about it. But now she has lost her magic. Perhaps it disappeared because she couldn’t think of what she wanted. Six hours before her interview to be a tourist interpreter, Sejin heads to the weary sea to save her father.