Movie: Collective Invention (English title) / Mutant (literal title) Revised romanization: Dolyeonbyuni Hangul: 돌연변이 Director:Kwon Oh-Kwang Writer:Kwon Oh-Kwang Producer:Lee Chang-Dong, Jeong Tae-Sung, Kim Woo-Sang World Premiere: September, 2015 (Toronto IFF) Release Date: October 22, 2015 Genre:Drama / Black Comedy Distributor:CJ Entertainment Language: Korean Country: South Korea
Park Goo (Lee Kwang-Soo) mutates into a man-fish due to side effects from an experimental drug. He receives heavy publicity and becomes a star. A conspiracy by a pharmaceutical company leads Park Goo to being possibly expelled from the world.
Filming begins November 10, 2014 in South Korea.
Script was selected through the CJ E&M sponsored “Butterfly Project” competition. First or second time film directors are invited to submit their scripts to the competition for a chance to have their projects funded.