SF8: Joan’s Galaxy is based on short story “Woojooin Joan” by Kim Hyo-In published in the short story collection novel “Misemeonji” (published November 11, 2019 by Safe House).
- TV Movie: SF8: Joan’s Galaxy (English title) / SF8: Astronaut Joan (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Woojooin Joan
- Hangul: 우주인 조안
- Director: Lee Yoon-Jung
- Writer: Kim Hyo-In (short story), Moon Joo-Hee, Lee Yoon-Jung
- Network: MBC
- Episodes: 1
- Release Date: August 28, 2020
- Runtime: Friday 22:10
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
- Official Website
A thick layer of fine dust now exists in the Earth’s atmosphere. People that are born are divided between C’s and N’s. C’s are given an expensive antibody injection at birth. They have a life expectancy of a 100 years. N’s are not given the antibody at birth. They can only live up to 30 years.
Yio (Choi Sung-Eun) is a university student. She thought she was a C, but she learns that the hospital made a mistake and caused her to not get the antibody injection when she was born. She is an N. Her interest in other people who are N is piqued. There is only other student at her university who is an N. That student is Joan (Kim Bo-Ra).
- SF8: Joan’s Galaxy Torrent Files have 8 film directors participated in “SF8,” with each person directing a 1 episode TV special. The genre of the specials deals with science fiction, including AI, AR (augmented reality), VR, and robot games.
- SF8: The Prayer | Ganhojoong (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Manxin (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Joan’s Galaxy | Woojooin Joan (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Blink (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Baby It’s Over Outside | Iljooil Mane Saranghal Soon Eodda (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: White Crow | Hayan Ggamagwi (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Love Virtually | Jeunggang Kongkakji (MBC / 2020)
- SF8: Empty Body | Ingan Jeungmyung (MBC / 2020)