“A fascinating portrait of a young Dutch woman finding strength through pushing herself to extremes is stunningly filmed as she dives in Iceland, Greenland, Norway and Finland.” – The Sydney Morning Herald
“Over the course of a single 18 minute-long take, writer-director Alex Wu… captures the walls of Asia’s ‘Idol Industry’ closing in on its protagonist, Wan Ran, who is forced to confront the consequences of his own stardom.” – Rough Cut
“Mukbang centres on a teenage girl who gets caught up in an online phenomenon, first as a viewer, then as an active participant, turning the camera on herself.”– The Australian *The version of MUKBANG in the SFF Virtual Edition was changed on Friday
19 June, on the filmmakers’ request, to remove an image which may cause unintended triggers. Sydney Film Festival respects the filmmakers’ request and concerns.