Sungwon longs to be a musical theatre actor, but failed audition. Her friends, her family, the whole world, don't understand why she continues to pursue these unrealistic dreams. One day she finds an old book and leaves a message of her pain and despair inside. To her surprise, someone has left a response in the book, that encourages and consoles her. Through the old book, her and the mysterious stranger go on a powerful journey as they come to a deeper understanding of themselves.
South Korea’s worst maritime disaster traumatized a nation while simultaneously sinking the country’s emotional spirit, resulting in the death of 304 passengers.
Here are a very old Korean mother and her son. They have lived together for over 45 years without a husband and father. 44 years after he died, they embarked on their first journey in 2014, when they headed for an old Buddhist monastery on the Himalayas. Then they had a pilgrimage for Mustang, the Buddhist kingdom and Myanmar. Finally, in 2017, when the mother got 83 years old, they embarked on their last journey for the sacred mountain, Kailash.