Film: Bound by Chastity
Bound by Chastity (1962 / Dir. Shin Sang-ok / 100 minutes)
Friday, October 11, 2013; Screening at 18:30
The story of a young widow who is under pressure to remain chaste for the rest of her life, especially as her mother-in-law endured the same fate and has been honored with the Arch of Chastity. However, things get complicated when the young widow falls in love with a worker and gets pregnant. The worker and the newborn son are expelled from the village, leaving the young widow alone for the rest of her life.
|Supported by Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong|