Release date in South Korea : 2010/05/13
Genre : Drama
Duration : 139min
Director : Lee Chang-dong
Cast :Yoon Jung-hee, Lee David, Kim Hee-ra, Ahn Nae-sang, Kim Yong-taek, Park Myeong-sin
Brief Synopsis :
The latest feature film by Lee Chang-dong is currently competing at the Cannes Film Festival and is available with English subtitles at select theaters. Mi-ja (Yoon Jung-hee) leads a hand-to-mouth life raising her teenage grandson by herself. She nevertheless, retains a childlike innocence and curiosity, and becomes immersed in the world of poetry and beauty when she enrolls in a local writing class. But when she learns of a shocking revelation, she must confront the ugly side of life, and take matters into her own hands.