The Early Films of Lee Chang Dong: Green Fish

Green Fish

South Korea | 1997 | 111 min. | Lee Chang-dong

June 15 - 20, 2024

The Early Films of Lee Chang Dong

Returning home and finding his town drastically changed, a former soldier falls in with gangsters. The gang orders a tough and life-threatening job to the former soldier. New 4K restoration.

The debut feature from Korean auteur Lee Chang-Dong. Mak Dong has just been released from the army and is on his way home when he helps out a woman on the train who turns out to be a mobster’s girlfriend and she gets him a job with the gang….

  • Director: Lee Chang-dong
  • Principal Cast: Han Suk-kyu, Shim Hye-jin, Moon Sung-Keun, Yu-Kyeong Cha
  • Country: South Korea
  • Year: 1997
  • Running Time: 111 min.
  • Producer: Gye-nam Myeong, Kyun-dong Yeo
  • Screenplay: Lee Chang-dong
  • Cinematographers: Yong-kil You
  • Editors: Hyun Kim
  • Music: Lee Dong-jun
  • Filmography: Poetry (10), Oasis (02), Secret Sunshine (07), Peppermint Candy (99)
  • Language: Korean