Burning

Burning (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Thunderbird Releasing) Running Time: 148 minutes approx. I’ve been a fan of Lee Chang-dong for many years. His film Poetry was my favourite for 2010 whilst 2002’s Oasis remains one of the most hard-hitting social dramas on the subject of disability I’ve ever seen. So, with buzz surrounding … Continue reading Burning

Green Fish (Chorok mulkogi)

Green Fish (Chorok mulkogi) Korea (1997) Dir. Lee Chang-Dong Makdong (Suk-kyu Han) returns home from the military to find his spacious family farmland is now replaced by modern buildings which he finds disorientating. On the train home Makdong helps out a woman, Mi-ae (Shim Hye-Jin), who is being harassed by some men. Makdong meets her … Continue reading Green Fish (Chorok mulkogi)