Iri (2008) – South Korea


Movie: Iri
Revised romanization: Iri
Director: Lu Zhang
Writer: Lu Zhang, Kim Seong-Tae
Producer: Yun Byung-Ki, David Cho
Cinematographer Kim Seung-Tao
Release Date: November 13, 2008
Runtime: 108 min.
Genre: Drama / Indie / Arthouse / Brothers & Sisters
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea

Plot: 
30 years after the explosion at Iri station (Iksan, South Korea) the city has changed its name, rebuilt itself, but the people still carry the scars. Jin-seo is one of them. She is mentally impaired due to the explosion her mother experienced while giving birth to Jin-seo. She lives with her cab-driver brother, Tae-woong. The men in the town takes advantage of Jin-Seo’s mental impairment and her mild manner nature. Tragedy soon strikes Jin-seo again …
Cast Yoon Jin-Seo Uhm Tae-Woong

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