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A Girl at My Door 2014 18

119 mins Korea, Republic of Director. July Jung

Doona Bae (Air Doll, Cloud Atlas) stars as a police chief rehabilitating herself after an unspoken controversy, posted to a backwater town where the locals seem equally tortured. There, against her better judgement, she establishes a close relationship with an abused teen, unwisely taking her into her home. And then things really start to unravel...

Confidently directed by newcomer July Jung, with veteran director Lee Chang-dong (Poetry) on board as producer, A Girl at My Door's mixture of intense drama and offbeat humour offers a welcome reminder of the continuing health of contemporary Korean cinema.

After premiering in the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes Film Festival 2014 it has gone on to win several international prizes and also played at the BFI London Film Festival.

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Directed by

July Jung

Featuring

Sae-byeok Song

Sae-ron Kim

Doona Bae

Genres

Drama

Collection

POUT Film Festival Discoveries The Female Gaze Cannes Film Festival

Certificate

18 Contains strong sex references, child abuse theme

Released

2014

Country

Korea, Republic of

Language

Korean

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