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Next Sohee (다음 소희) – preview & theatrical release

Anyone who saw July Jung’s debut feature A Girl at My Door in 2014 won’t need persuading to watch this, her second movie, which screened at the BFI London Film Festival two years ago. I was out of town at the time, so I’ll make sure to see it this time round.

Next Sohee (다음 소희) – preview & theatrical release

Dir: July Jung (2022, 134min)
With: Kim Si-eun, Bae Doona, Choi Hee-jin
Date: Tuesday 11 June - Friday 21 June 2024
BFI Southbank | Belvedere Road | South Bank | London SE1 8XT |

Tickets: £16 | details below
Preview at BFI Southbank: 11 June @ 8:25pm | Book here
Theatrical release from 14 June at some Vue cinemas and elsewhere. Full list of venues available on Day For Night website.
Movie still: Next Sohee

Highschooler Sohee is required to complete an internship before she can graduate. She is placed in a local call centre with a stressful metric-driven environment so toxic it drives one of her colleagues to suicide. July Jung’s compelling drama exposes the harrowing impacts of capitalism, particularly on the young and disadvantaged.

Content warning: Contains scenes of self-harm.

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