Korean Film Series
September 13, 2018 - December 30, 2019
A boy is raised by a Buddhist monk on an isolated floating temple where the years pass like the seasons.
In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, together with the 5 remaining bullets in the assassin’s magazine clip, amount to 16 bullets for a gun that should normally hold 15 bullets. The investigating Swiss/Swedish team from the neutral countries overseeing the DMZ suspects that another, unknown party was involved – all of which points to some sort of cover up. The truth is much simpler and much more tragic.
A shockingly violent and stunningly accomplished tale of murder and revenge from Korean genre master Kim Jee-woon.
A South Korean has a different person's body, changing every morning to a body "borrowed" for a day - man, woman, old, child and sometimes a foreigner. "He" works as furniture designer. He loves a girl. She loves him for the beauty inside.
Nae-kyung is able to assess the personality, mental state and habits of a person by looking at his face. Because of his abilities, he gets involved in a power struggle between Prince Sooyang and Kim Jong-Seo.
While Korea is occupied by the Japanese Army in 1933, the resistance plans to kill the Japanese Commander. But their plan is threatened by a traitor within their group and also the enemies' forces are hunting them down.
While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.
In this powerful drama based on a true story, a down-on-his-luck taxi driver hired by a foreign journalist finds himself in a life-or-death struggle in the midst of the Gwanju Uprising.
It's the score of their lives - if they can pull it off. Five thieves at the top of their game stake out a casino holding a $20M diamond. But between the vault, the cops, and each other, who will walk away with the score of all time?
Up next in our FREE series presented by the Korean Cultural Center DC is the story of Ro Gi Soo, a tap dancing North Korean soldier who was held captive in the Geoje prison camp during the Korean War.
A failed suicide attempt leads a heartbroken man to live a life in the wilderness.
A snobbish tax lawyer becomes an attorney of his old friend after seeing him being arrested by military regime.
A former serial killer with Alzheimer's fights to protect his daughter from her psychotic boyfriend. The film is based on a bestselling fiction book by author Young-ha Kim.