Cast: Lyrica Okano, Margaret Cho
In this supernatural horror tale based on a Korean ritual starring legendary Margaret Cho and Lyrica Okano, a woman entertains a macabre offer that would let her pursue her dreams, for better or for much much worse. Produced and deliciously-acted by Cho, this terrifying film that shouldn’t be watched alone.
NOTE: PARENTAL ADVISORY THIS FILM INCLUDES GRAPHIC IMAGES. THIS FILM WILL BE PART OF IN CONVERSATION WITH MARGARET CHO AND SCREENING OF KOREATOWN GHOST STORY AND ALSO AVAILABLE ON DEMAND.
About the filmmakers: Minsun Park & Teddy Tenenbaum are a writing/directing team with combined experience in features and television, including pilot sales, staff writing, feature spec sales, and feature and television assignments. They have written separately and together, and currently write both as a team and as solo writers. They specialize in genre writing, including horror, thriller, and action, typically with a humorous edge. With Minsun’s background as an Asian-American woman born in Korea and Teddy’s experience as a White dude from Ohio, they cover a lot of bases.
In 2021, we celebrate Margaret Cho’s legacy with a virtual conversation and the premiere of KOREATOWN GHOST STORY, which is produced and stars in.
Don’t scream… or the monster lurking in the shadows might find you. In this terrifying shorts program, these frightening vision of horror will make you laugh, cry and scream. You have been warned.