na hong-jin

Na Hong-jin’s second film The Yellow Sea is an excellent follow up to 2008’s The Chaser. Just like in that previous film we are in the familiar territory of our central character being dragged into a more serious situation than they first expected. Gu-nam (Ha Jung-woo) tries to cobble together enough money, working as […]

The Yellow Sea

Na Hong-jin’s first feature length film The Chaser is a fantastic first effort that shows a great deal of talent and no small amount of craft. Not only in the directing but also assisting in the writing of this film which was inspired by the events surrounding the real-life Korean […]

The Chaser

Director: Na Hong-jin Year: 2016 Starring: Kwak Do-won, Hwang Jung-min, Jun Kunimura, Kim Hwan-hee Running Time: 156mins When a Japanese traveller arrives in a small village strange things start to occur. There are horrendous multiple murders and a strange rash/infection that appears to be spreading through the village. One of […]

The Wailing