Cinema of the world


Director : He Shuming
Country : Singapore, South Korea
Language : Mandarin, Korean, English
Duration : 90 minutes
Year: 2022
Cinema of the world


A widow obsessed with Korean soap operas travels abroad for the first time in her life to Seoul and finds more than she had bargained for.

HE Shuming


He Shuming is a Singaporean film director and screenwriter. He is known for his feature film Ajoomma. His debut feature film, Ajoomma, premiered in competition in the New Currents section at the 27th Busan International Film Festival.


– Huifang Hong
– Kang Hyoung-suk
– Jung Dong-hwan


– Director: Shuming He
– Producer: Anthony Chen
– Editor: Armiliah Aripin, Jasmine Kin Kia Ng
– Writer: Shuming He, Kris Ong
– Dop: Hwang Gyeong-hyeon
– Sound: Ting Li Lim
– Music: Ting Si Hao

Awards and Nominations

Asian World Film Festival 2022 – Winner
Snow Leopard Award – (Best Actress)
Busan International Film Festival 2022 – Nominee
New Currents Award – (Best Film)