Gilsotteum (1985 / Dir. Im Kwon-Taek / 101 minutes)
Friday, October 25, 2013; Screening at 18:30
Followed by discussion with Dr. Magnan-Park Aaron Han Joon, Assistant Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Hong Kong
Summer 1983, the entire nation is glued to their television sets as KBS airs a special program dedicated to reuniting family members separated during the Korean War. Hwa-young, who has a prosperous and harmonious household, decides to search for her lost son. On the way to the TV station, Hwa-young begins to reminisce about the past.
|Supported by Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong|