Lee Chang-dong’s Oasis figures in most people’s list of top ten Korean films of all time, or at least of the first decade of this century: a compelling storyline which is both moving and shocking, with stand-out performances from Sol Kyung-gu and Moon So-ri. It will be screening this Thursday at the KCC as part of the Moon So-ri season. Unmissable. Book your seat on the KCC website here.
Screening Date: March 14, 2013, 7pm
Running Time: 132mins
Jong-du has recently been released from prison for the third time. He visits the family of the victim he killed in a hit and run and meets the deceased’s daughter, Gong-ju, who suffers from cerebral palsy. Jong-du soon becomes obsessed with Gong-ju and the two embark on a strange and emotional relationship.
The film is distributed in the UK by Third Window Films