Riceboy Sleeps: Screenplay Book

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  • Author: Anthony Shim
  • Published date: April 10, 2024
  • Number of pages: 376
  • Language: Korean
  • Type: Hardcover
  • Size: 120*145 mm

⚠️ Please note that this product is not a Blu-ray. Also, the text in this product is only available in Korean. 

🌾 This is a personally signed edition by the director.

  • The heartwarming story of Korean immigrants in the wake of Minari and Pachinko.
  • The screenplay collection of Riceboy Sleeps, a film that captivated critics and audiences worldwide.
  • Complete screenplay that offers a novel-like experience with its concise and direct narrative.
  • First look photos, including behind-the-scenes shots and the first time So-young and Dong-hyun appeared in front of the camera.
  • A script and photo book that evokes nostalgic memories, like an old photo album on your bookshelf.
  • Luxurious hardcover limited edition wrapped in warm-touch golden fabric.
  • Includes 4 'So-young and Dong-hyun's Time' first edition bookmarks (enclosed within the book).

Korean-Canadian director Anthony Shim's Riceboy Sleeps is now available as a screenplay collection. The journey of mother So-young and son Dong-hyun, who are each other's only family, evokes nostalgia and the warmth of home. Released in the spring of 2023, Riceboy Sleeps has won 33 awards at film festivals worldwide. Opening this book is like opening a cherished album, with the film's photos and Anthony Shim's screenplay being deeply moving. "I was so happy," the director shared, thanking readers for their support.

The Riceboy Sleeps screenplay book features nostalgic behind-the-scenes shots, on-set photos, the original screenplay translated into Korean, and unseen narration lines. The book includes a four-piece memory bookmark as a first edition exclusive. Each chapter captures Dong-hyun's growth.

[About the Author]

Anthony Shim
Born in Seoul, Korea. Debuted with Daughter (2019) and then gained worldwide recognition with Riceboy Sleeps, an autobiographical story. He is now preparing his next project, Offerings, which is co-produced by Anonymous Content and ANTHOLOGY STUDIOS.


- Director's Remarks
- Screenplay
- Behind the Scenes
- The People Who Made the Movie

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