Folklore (HBO)

Folklore (HBO)

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Taking place across six Asian countries--Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand--this horror series features six episodes based on each country’s myths and folklore, featuring supernatural beings and occult beliefs. Helmed by directors from these six countries, each episode is in the local language of the nation, and features dynamic local actors.


Follow six tales of horror from six Asian countries in this series based on folklore from each country.

A Mother's Love
1. A Mother's Love

An Indonesian single mother incurs the wrath of the adopted mother of several ma...

2. Tatami

Returning home for his father's funeral, a young writer finds a secret door that...

3. Nobody

After the dead body of a girl is found at a construction site, two workers are i...

4. Pob

Manop, a struggling journalist, meets Pob, a Thai ghost who confesses to the mur...

5. Toyol

After a fishing town suffers an economic loss, a Member of Parliament turns to a...

6. Mongdal

A Korean mother tries to appease the moods and demands of her teenage borderline...

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