Koo-yong is a photographer and an aspiring filmmaker based in Seoul, South Korea. He graduated Hankuk University of Foreign Studies with a degree in Media Communication. Through photography he explores surfaces of the unknown, making bodies of work solely based on combinations of shapes and color. His work has been published and exhibited in South Korea. In terms of cinema, he is interested in depicting spaces and dreamlike reality, rather than portraying characters through stories. "Open Wound" (2017) is his first short film.