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Sweet Dream

Sweet Dream

Asia Society Korean Film Series

Sweet Dream (1936 / Dir. Yang Ju-nam / 48 minutes)

Registration 18:15; Screening at 18:30

Ae-sun, the vain wife of a middle-class man, has no interest in looking after her family. Her exasperated husband kicks her out, so she abandons her husband and her daughter Jeong-hui to stay in a hotel with her lover, Chang-geon. One day, she finds out that her lover is actually a criminal but not the rich entrepreneur she thought he was. Chang-geon robs the hotel, and Ae-sun reports it to the police. While fleeing to Busan, Ae-sun’s speeding cab accidentally runs over her own daughter Jeong-hee…

This is part of the Asia Society Korean Film Series. 

Supported by Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong

Event Details

4 October 2013
6:30pm - 7:30pm

9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong

Free admission for Asia Society members (online registration required); $30 Non-members