“School Caste” is a short film depicting the shocking lives of high schoolers participating in a harsh caste system.
The leads in this short film are Cho ByeongKyu and Hong YeJi.
Rising actor Cho ByeongKyu has appeared in the dramas “The Uncanny Counter”, “Hot Stove League”, “Arthdal Chronicles”, and “SKY Castle.”
Former “Produce 48” contestant and rookie actress Hong YeJi scored her first small-screen role in the drama “The Blue House Family.”
Director Kwak KyungTaek displays a bold message through this short film by showing the explicit class society in the classroom.
Here is more information.
School Caste (2022)
Title: School Caste / Seukul Kaseuteu / 스쿨 카스트
Director: Kwak KyungTaek
Runtime: From June 16, 2022
Genre: Youth, Drama
“School Caste,” tells the story of JeAh, an aspiring writer, who learns unexpectedly shocking facts while observing high school students who participate in a harsh class structure similar to a caste system.
Cho ByeongKyu as JeAh
JeAh is an aspiring writer. The students at the school he attends are divided into five caste levels. He himself is put into the fourth-class ‘non-existent kids’, and he struggles to save a friend from the fifth rank, called ‘untouchables’.
Hong YeJi as Choi SeNa
SeNa is bullied by the students in the upper ranks at the school. JeAh takes an interest in her and tries to help her out of her situation.
Teaser & Posters
Here is one of the teasers.
Here is the official poster.