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The villainess

Ak-nyeo - 2017 - Color - 129 mn Original version with English subtitles - South Korea - Action
  • Directed by
    Byung-gil Jung
  • Produced by
    Byung-gil Jung, Byeong-sik Jung
  • Screenplay by
    Byung-gil Jung, Byeong-sik Jung
  • Editing
    Sun-mi Heo
  • Photography
    Jung-hun Park
  • Music by
    Ja wan Koo
  • With
    Ok-bin Kim, Ha-Kyun Shin, Sung-Jun Bang
French premiere - Presentation reserved to audience above 16

Trained in violent combat techniques since childhood by an intelligence agency after her father’s assassination, Sook-hee has become a lethal weapon. To win her freedom, she is planted as a dormant agent for long period. But one day she discovers the truth about her father’s death…

Four editions ago, we showed you Confessions of  Murder, the first feature film from a newcomer to the world of hard-boiled korean cinema. Good news, Byung-gil Jung is back in great shape with this hard hitting film, fed on the likes of Old Boy, Hardcore Henry, The Raid and Kill Bill. It received a standing ovation at its midnight screening in Cannes.

Sunday 10 September 2017 - 14:30 - Showroom 500
Wednesday 13 September 2017 - 21:45 - Showroom 500

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