Movie Club: Minari
July 5, 2023
A tender and sweeping story about what roots us, Minari follows a Korean-American family that moves to a tiny Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream. The family home changes completely with the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother.
Selected and introduced by SIFF Marketing Manager Madison Zimmerman.
Tickets: $10 ($5 SIFF members)
The family home changes completely with the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother. Amidst the instability and challenges of this new life in the rugged Ozarks, Minari shows the undeniable resilience of family and what really makes a home.
- Director: Lee Isaac Chung
- Country: USA
- Year: 2020
- Running Time: 115 min.
- Producer: Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Christina Oh
- Screenplay: Lee Isaac Chung
- Cinematographers: Lachlan Milne
- Editors: Harry Yoon
- Music: Emile Mosseri
- Website: Official Film Website
- Awards: Sundance Film Festival 2020 (U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic), Sundance Film Festival 2020 (Audience Award: U.S. Dramatic)
- Filmography: Lucky Life, Abigail Harm, Munyurangabo
- Language: English, Korean