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Festival in Media
Section: Horizons
Country: South Korea 
Year: 2017

 

Geu-hu (The Day After)

b&w/92 minutes

Director: Hong Sangsoo. Screenplay: Hong Sangsoo. Cinematographer: Kim Hyungkoo. Editing: Hahm Sungwon. Cast: Kwon Haehyo, Kim Minhee, Kim Saebyuk, Cho Yunhee, Ki Jubong, Park Yeaju, Kang Taeu.

It is Areum's first day of work at a small publisher. Her boss Bongwan loved and recently broke up with the woman who previously worked there. Today too, the married Bongwan leaves home in the dark morning and sets off to work. The memories of the woman who left weigh down on him. That day Bongwan's wife finds a love note, bursts into the office, and mistakes Areum for the woman who left.

Production:
Jeonwonsa Film
World Sales:
Finecut

Hong Sangsoo

Hong Sangsoo made the astounding debut with his first feature film The Day a Pig Fell into the Well in 1996. Renowned for his unique cinematographic language and unprecedented esthetics in filmmaking, Hong Sangsoo is considered as one of the most established auteurs in contemporary Korean cinema.

 

 

Filmography:

1996 The Day a Pig Fell Into the Well
1998 The Power of Kangwon Province
2000 Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors
2002 On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate
2004 Woman Is the Future of Man
2005 Tale of Cinema
2006 Woman on the Beach
2008 Night and Day
2009 Like You Know It All
2010 Hahaha
2010 Oki's Movie
2011 The Day He Arrives
2012 In Another Country
2013 Nobody's Daughter Haewon
2013 Our Sunhi
2014 Hill of Freedom
2015 Right Now, Wrong Then
2016 Yourself and Yours
2017 Claire's Camera
2017 On the Beach at Night Alone
2017 The Day After