But when the summit gets cancelled, Sung-geun cannot let go of his Kim Il-sung persona. His son Tae-sik, places Sung-geun in a nursing home and refuses to visit him for the next 20 years. But when Tae-sik gets in trouble with loan sharks, he is forced to reconnect with his estranged father, whose dilapidated home could solve his problem.
KOFFIA 2015 presents
1972. The wind of reunification briefly blows throughout the Korean Peninsula after the July 4th North-South Joint Statement. The South Korean Central Intelligence prepares for what could soon be the first inter-Korean Summit. Concerned about the South Korean’s meeting with the North Korean leader, Kim Il-sung, Intelligence sets up a secret project to make a Kim Il-sung double. Enter amateur actor Sung-geun.