In Front of Your Face

HONG Sang-soo South Korea 85 Min PG13 (Some Coarse Language) Southeast Asian Premiere

Bearing a secret, a former actress returns to Korea and explores her past in HONG Sang-soo’s latest exploration of the quotidian.

After spending years in the United States, former actress Sangok returns to Korea to meet a local film director. There, she reconnects with family members and her past home, only to discover how they have changed from her memories during her absence. Meanwhile, the director wishes for Sangok to be in his new film—but she cannot oblige due to a deeply held secret. Through encounters and conversations, the past and present converge as Sangok ruminates on her life.

Timing & Venue

Price

26 November 2021,
Friday, 9.30pm
Filmgarde Bugis+ 8

$15.00

Closed

All guests must present proof of vaccination (either via TraceTogether or HealthHub app) before entering the halls.

English Title

In Front of Your Face

Original Title

당신 얼굴 앞에서

Country

South Korea

Year

2021

Runtime

85 Min

Rating

PG13 (Some Coarse Language)

Language(s)

Korean

Subtitles

English

Credits

HONG Sang-soo

HONG Sang-soo is a prolific South Korean film director and screenwriter known for his subtle cinematography that showcases the complexities of everyday life. He won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the Berlinale for The Woman Who Ran (2020). In Front of Your Face, which premiered at Cannes, is Hong’s second release in 2021 after Introduction.

Cast & Crew

Cast

LEE Hye-young
CHO Yun-hee
KWON Hae-hyo

Screenwriter

HONG Sang-soo

Producer

HONG Sang-soo
KIM Min-hee

Contact

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