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  • 12A
  • Drama
  • 2010
  • 139 mins

Poetry

Film4 Poetry

Synopsis

When a woman receives a devastating diagnosis and discovers a dark family secret, she finds solace in a poetry class.

About

Chang-dong Lee's powerful drama explores the mind and moral compass of an elderly woman as she slowly becomes more empowered.

Cast & Connections

  • Actor: Jeong-hie Yun
  • Director: Chang-dong Lee
  • Writer: Chang-dong Lee
  • Producer: Jun-dong Lee
  • Photographer: Hyun Seok Kim

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