When Yang - an android and beloved "family member" - stops working, Jake (Colin Farrell) tries to get him repaired. Yang is the closest thing Jake will have to a son, and he is his daughter's "brother" and best friend. But in the process of bringing Yang back, Jake realizes that life is slipping away from him. How can he find his way back to his close ties with his wife (Jodie Turner-Smith) and daughter?
After Yang is a film about family, life, grief and the way forward. The film had its world premiere at Cannes, followed by its American premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, and has excited critics as well as audiences. Kogonada is a South Korean-American filmmaker who debuted with the film Columbus in 2017. He is currently the director of the critically acclaimed series Pachinko on Apple+ with Justin Chon.