London East Asia Film Festival 2017

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The End (Country: South Korea; Year: 2017; Director: Jeon Kyu-hwan)
A man experiences murderous thoughts, but could he be acting out his fantasies?
The End Of April (Country: South Korea; Year: 2017; Director: Kwang-Bok Kim; Writer: Kwang-Bok Kim; Stars: Ji-Soo Park)
Hyun-jin, moved into a worn-down apartment in a small town, has trouble sleeping at night due to the noise from her next door neighbour.
I’ll Just Live In Bando (Country: South Korea; Year: 2017; Director: Yongsun Lee; Writer: Yongsun Lee; Stars: Chae In Choi, Sung Woo Kang, Ye Sol Kang)
JunKoo Oh struggles between following his dreams of becoming an actor and focusing on his teaching career to support his family.
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