The Yellow Sea

Part of Korean Cinema Showcase (2011)
Sunday, November 20, 2011, 4:00 p.m.

Dir. Na Hong-jin. 2010, 157 mins.

NOTE: Due to technical issues, the film will be shown in Korean, without subtitles.

With Kim Yun-seok. In this box office hit in Korea, Gu-nam is a cabdriver who leads a pitiful life in Yanbian Prefecture, a region between North Korea, China, and Russia. His wife went to Korea to earn money six months ago, and he hasn’t heard from her since. He plays mah jongg to scrape together some cash. And then one day he meets a hit man who proposes to turn his life around, for the small price of one hit. 

Free with Museum admission.

Presented in cooperation with The Korea Society