The Road (2006)

Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 18:30


Korean Film Screening 2

Title: The Road / 길 (2006)
Date: Thursday April 14th 2011
Location: Korean Cultural Office, Multipurpose Hall

Director: Bae Chang-ho ('Whale Hunter')
Genre: Drama, Independent, Family
Runtime: 95 mins
Cast: Kang Gi-hwa ('My Boyfriend is Type-B'), Bae Chang-ho, Kwon Beom-taek ('Mother')

Life on the road wasn't easy for a traditional blacksmith in 1970s South Korea. Aging Tae-suk is a blacksmith with vagrant habits, moving from one local market to another for over 20 years. One day on the road, the meets a young girl, Shin-young who is headed for her father's funeral. Tae-suk soon finds out she is the daughter of his old friend, who had ruined Tae-suk's life by taking his fortune and beloved wife a long time ago. Memories from the past surface as Tae-suk and Shin-young continue towards their destinations. (

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