Archive Cinema City 2008.

Chorok mulkogi

Green Fish

Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Year: 1997.
Duration: 111 min

Director: Lee Chang-Dong
Scenario: Lee Chang-Dong

Cast: Han Suk-Kyu, Shim Hye-Jin, Moon Sun-Keun

Programme selection: Chang-Dong Lee

In this South Korean crime drama, Makdong (Han Suk-Kyu) is discharged from the army to find changes in his rural hometown village. Aboard a train, he meets nightclub singer Miae (Shim Hye-Jin), girlfriend of a Seoul gang leader (Moon Sung-Keun). Makdong joins the gang, but his increasing interest in Miae puts him in conflict with the boss.

Golden Alexander, 1997 Thessaloniki Film Festival

Best Actor (Han Suk-Kyu), 1997 Baek Sang Art Awards
Best Actor (Han Suk-Kyu), Best Film, 1997 Blue Dragon Awards
Best Actor (Han Suk-Kyu), 1997 Grand Bell Awards, South Korea
Netpac Award, 1998 Rotterdam International Film Festival
Dragons and Tigers Award, 1997 Vancouver International Film Festival