This week’s KOFIC’s CHOICE

FILM Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Un Certain Regard _ All the People I'll Never Be

All the People I'll Never Be Twenty-five-year-old French woman Freddie returns to Korea - the country she was born in before being adopted by a French couple - for the very first time. She decides to track down her biological parents, but her journey takes a surprising turn… Production year 2022 Genre Drama Directed by Davy Chou Cast Jimin Park, Kwang-Rok Oh

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FILM Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Short Film in Competition _ Persona

Persona The process of being encroached by the persona. Production year 2022 Genre Animation Directed by MOON Sujin

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FILM Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Semaine de Le Critique _ NEXT SOHEE

NEXT SOHEE Sohee is a high school student at a vocational school. She gets excited to land an externship at a major internet provider’s call center, but the prized office job turns out to be a nightmarish workplace. She becomes under immense pressure from the company to reach the best team target. The work is daunting even to a gutsy girl, but to make matters worse, externs only receive a fraction of the normal wages. She is gradually torn between anger, disappointment, and pressure. Eventually, it leads her to death. Detective Oh Yoo-jin becomes in charge of this case. She starts to follow Sohee's traces and the people around her to reveal the causes of her death. As she investigates Sohee's case, Yoo-jin comes to find out that the hidden side of the incident is more upsetting and demoralizing than she ever could have imagined. Production year 2022 Genre Drama Directed by Jung July Cast Doona Bae, Kim Si-eun 

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FILM Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Midnight Screenings _ HUNT

HUNT Park Pyong-ho and Kim Jung-do of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency are tasked with finding a mole within the agency, and learn of a grand plot to assassinate the South Korean president in this spy action drama.  Expose the mole within the agency! Can the ‘Hunted’ become the ‘Hunter’?  After a high-ranking North Korean official requests asylum, KCIA Foreign Unit chief Park Pyong-ho (LEE Jung-jae) and Domestic Unit chief Kim Jung-do (JUNG Woo-sung) are tasked with uncovering a North Korean spy, known as Donglim, who is deeply embedded within their agency. When the spy begins leaking top secret intel that could jeopardize national security, the two units are each assigned to investigate each other. In this tense situation where if they cannot find the mole, they may be accused themselves, Pyung-ho and Jung-do slowly start to uncover the truth. In the end, they must deal with an unthinkable plot to assassinate the South Korean president…

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FILM Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Competition _ BROKER

BROKER Sang-hyun (SONG Kang Ho) runs a laundry shop, but is constantly saddled with debt. Dong-soo (GANG Dong Won), who grew up in an orphanage, works in a baby box facility. One night in the pouring rain, they secretly carry off an infant who was left at the baby box. But on the following day, the mother So-young (LEE Ji Eun) unexpectedly returns for her son Woo-sung. Realizing that her baby has been taken, she is about to call the police when the two men tell her everything. Their claim that they stole the baby in order to find him a good home seems outrageous, but So-young ends up joining Sang-hyun and Dong-soo on a journey to find new parents for Woo-sung. Meanwhile, the police detective Su-jin (Doona BAE) and her younger colleague Detective Lee (LEE Joo Young) are witnessing all of this as it unfolds. They silently tail the group, hoping to secure conclusive evidence to wrap up their half-year investigation. Production year 2021 Genre Drama Directed by KORE-EDA Hirokazu Cast

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Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Un Certain Regard _ All the People I'll Never Be
Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Short Film in Competition _ Persona
Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Semaine de Le Critique _ NEXT SOHEE
Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Midnight Screenings _ HUNT
Cannes Film Festival 2022 Special _ Competition _ BROKER

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