London Korean Film Festival 2019

View other London Korean Film Festival Films by strand: Animation, Documentary, Galas, Special Focus: A Century of Korean Cinema, Women's Voices

Idol Idol
Idol and The Odd Family: Zombie On Sale
Birthday (Country: South Korea; Year: 2018; Director: Lee Jong-un; Stars: Sul Kyung-gu, Jeon Do-yeon, Kim Bo-min)
A family drama centred on the aching loss and trauma of absence.
Extreme Job (Country: South Korea; Year: 2019; Director: Lee Byeong-heon; Writer: Bae Se-Young; Stars: Ryu Seung-yong, Lee Hanee)
When a police narcotics team go undercover in a fried-chicken shop, they discover a surprising talent for cooking.
Grass (Pullipdeul) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2018; Director: Hong Sang-soo; Writer: Hong Sang-soo; Stars: Kim Min-hee, Kee Joobong)
A woman people watches in a cafe.
Height Of The Wave (Country: South Korea; Year: 2019; Director: Park Jung-bum; Writer: Park Jung-bum; Stars: Lee Seung-yeon, Lee Yeon, Choi Eun-seo, Park Jung-bum)
A thriller about greed and corruption in a small town.
Idol (Woo Sang) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2019; Director: Lee Su-jin; Writer: Lee Su-jin; Stars: Han Seok-kyu, Sul Kyung-gu, Chun Woo-hee)
Politician Koo Myung-hui discovers his wife in the garage, cleaning their son’s bloodstained car. He has just run someone over.
Height Of The Wave Height Of The Wave
Height Of The Wave and Grass
The Odd Family: Zombie On Sale (Zombie For Sale) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2019; Director: Lee Min-jae; Writer: Lee Min-jae; Stars: Jeong Jae-yeong, Jung Ga-ram, Kim Nam-gil)
When a pharmaceutical company's illegal experiments inadvertently create a zombie, the strange Park family finds it and tries to profit from its unexpected viagra-like effect.
A Resistance (Country: South Korea; Year: 2019; Director: Joe Min-ho; Stars: Ko A-sung, Kim Sae-byeok, Kim Ye-eun, Jeong Hadam)
The story of the incarceration of Yu Gwan-sun, who fought against the Japanese occupation of Korea.

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