Haewon is a student whose mother is about to move to Canada and whose lover, one of her teachers, isn’t capable of making her feel safe. Although the main character has a girl’s name, we are undoubtedly in Hong Sang-soo’s universe, with its risky encounters, its fragile romances, its drunken binges and feasts, and its natural comicality.
Seoul, 1960. He studied cinema at Chung-Ang University. He debuted with The Day a Pig Fell into the Well (96). Turning Gate (02) meant his big leap to fame. Some other outstanding films are: Woman on the Beach (06) or Night and Day (08)..
Edition: 2013 Section: Noves Visions - Ficció Original language: