Spring is already shaping up to be a busy season for Korean cinema. From the election drama The Mayor, in which Choi Min
-sik appears the mayor of Seoul while Kwak Do-won (The Wailing) plays his aide, to renowned Korean auteur Hong Sang-soo’s On the Beach
at Night Alone starring Kim Min
-hee (The Handmaiden) to One Day, the latest film from romantic drama specialist Lee Yoon-ki (A Man and A Woman
), featuring Chun Woo-hee (The Wailing) and Kim Nam
Here’s a look at 8 new Korean films worth keeping an eye out for.
Director: Kim Bong-han
Cast: Son Hyun-joo
, Jang Hyuk, Kim Sang-ho
, Ra Mi-ran, Jung Man-sik, Cho Dal-hwan, Ji Seung-hyeon
Plot: Detective Seong-jin (Son Hyun-joo
) arrests Tae-sung for petty crimes, but shocked to find out that he is the notorious serial killer. However, Seong-jin becomes doubtful of his identity as the serial murder case is investigated.