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Lee Donghwi and Jung Eunchae Team Up for MAN LOOKING LEFT, WOMAN LOOKING RIGHT
- Writerby Pierce Conran
Romantic Drama from Debut Filmmaker Hyung Seulwoo
Lee and Jung will appear as a couple amid a difficult break-up. Lee will play Joonho, a civil servant who has lost his appetite for life and love. Jung is on board as Ahyoung, the young woman who keeps sacrificing herself for Joonho.
Jung was first noticed when she landed the lead in Hong Sangsoo’s Nobody’s Daughter Haewon (2013). She subsequently appeared in The King (2017) and The Great Battle (2018) and the drama series The King: Eternal Monarch last year and L.U.C.A.: The Beginning earlier this year.
Director Hyung previously made several short films such as The Block (2009) and Allergy (2015) and also worked as a production assistant on several commercial features and produced the indie film Live Hard (2021).
Man Looking Left, Woman Looking Right entered production on August 31. The film is being produced by 26 Company, the outfit behind the recent Netflix romantic comedy Sweet & Sour.