2012, Sun, May 06 and 2012, Sun, May 13

Dance Town

D: Jeon Kyuhwan

Dance Town | © Promo

Dance Town | © Promo

Feature film, Korea 2010, 95 min, English subtitles

When Jungnim‘s husband is about to be arrested for possessing foreign consumer goods by the Northkorean police, she barely manages to escape to Seoul. Now, she lives in the South leading a life of double isolation – as a defector, and separated from her husband. Variety writes: "A piece of metropolitan life like a mixture of John Cassavetes and Ken Loach, with a sharp taste of kimchi."

Ra Miran was awarded best actress in an leading role at the Busan International Film Festival 2010