Ep.97 – Jung_E
When the war is over we all become domestic robots
Jung_E (Korean: 정이), is a 2023 South Korean science fiction film written and directed by Yeon Sang-ho, starring Kang Soo-yeon, Kim Hyun-joo and Ryu Kyung-soo. The film features the final film appearance of Kang Soo-yeon who died ahead of its release. It premiered on January 20, 2023 on Netflix. In this episode we explore the exciting ideas we Western viewers can be exposed to by watching foreign sci-fi. We talk about budgets and special effects and the looming horror of lethal automated weapon systems.