25/1 Dissolve

South Korea, Kazakhstan/2019
Kim Ki-duk


Girl-1 bound by a traditional family and household. One day she meets Girl-2 with the same appearance. This girl has a free lifestyle and a rich sponsor who provides her with everything. From this moment on, these two people change roles and help each other.


Kim Ki-duk

Kim Ki-duk

Film Editing
Kim Ki-duk

Dinara Zhumagaliyeva

Production Company
Astana Film Fund
Kim Ki-Duk Film

Dinara Zhumagaliyeva
Inkar Abdrash
Irina Azhmukhamedova


Kim Ki-duk
Director's Biography
Kim Ki-duk

Kim Ki-duk (1960-2020) was a South Korean filmmaker noted for his idiosyncratic art-house cinematic works. His films have received many distinctions in the festival circuit, making him one of the most important contemporary film directors. Major festival awards include Golden Lion at Venice International Film Festival for Pietà (2012), Silver Lion for Best Director at Venice for 3-Iron (2004), Silver bear for Best Director at  Berlin International Film Festival for Samaria and Un Certain Regard prize at  Cannes Film Festival for Arirang (2011). This film was screened at 6th Kustendorf festival, whit Kim Ki-duk as a special guest. His most widely known feature is Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003). Two of his films served as official submissions for Academy award for best foreign language film as South Korean entries. He has written scripts to several of his former assistant directors including Juhn Jai-hong (Beautiful and Poongsan) and Jang Hoon (Rough Cut).