In Korea, there is a folk belief that men who die without marrying come back as angry ghosts.
These bachelor spirits, called mongdal, popped into the head of South Korean film-maker Lee Sangwoo when he was invited to create an episode for HBO Asia's horror anthology Folklore.
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