Draft Day
Draft DayJosh Kim // Thailand // 2013 // 9 min // Original with English sub. // 15+

Third Sex
Thu, 24 Apr • TIM XXI 4 • 19:30
Sat, 26 Apr • TIM XXI 3 • 17:00

In Thailand, all males turning 21 years old must participate in the military draft lottery. While drawing a black card grants exemption, a red card means two years of military service. Draft Day follows two women, who were actually born as men, as they participate in the drafting process.

Josh Kim started as an intern at NPR in Washington DC and later at CNN in Hong Kong. His previous short films include The Police Box (2006) & The Postcard (2007). In 2010, he worked on the Korean remake of John Woo’s A Better Tomorrow and since then he has directed videos for Google, UEFA and Elite Models.