SPACE SWEEPERS (2020) Korean sci-fi soon on Netflix – new poster and trailer

‘2092, the space sweep begins!’

Space Sweepers is a 2020 Korean action science-fiction film about space junk collectors that discover a fugitive humanlike robot.

Directed by Sung-hee Jo (Phantom Detective; A Werewolf Boy), the Bidangil Pictures-Dexter Studios production stars starring Song Joong-ki, Kim Tae-ri, Jin Seon-kyu and Yoo Hae-jin.

Plot:

In 2092, a crew on board of the spaceship called “Victory”, is trying to escape the destruction of Earth – and make some money while at it salvaging space debris. After successfully snatching a crashed space shuttle in the latest debris chase, Victory’s crew find a seven-year-old girl inside. They realize that she’s the humanlike robot wanted by UTS Space Guards, and decide to demand a ransom…

Release:

In June 2020, it was announced that the release was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic with a plan for the film to premiere during the Chuseok holiday. In August 2020, the release was once again postponed due to the rise of COVID-19 cases in South Korea.

In November 2020, it was announced that the film would be released exclusively on Netflix from February 5, 2021.

Production:

Principal photography began on July 3, 2019, and filming was completed on November 2nd.

Technical details:

136 minutes

Original titles:

승리호
Seungriho
“Spaceship Victory”

Fun facts:

A webtoon based on the film premiered on May 26, 2020, on Daum and KakaoPage

Trailer:

  

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