South Korea – 2022 – 92′
|A female novelist takes a long trip to visit a bookstore, run by a younger colleague who has fallen out of touch. Then she goes up a tower on her own and runs into a film director and his wife. They take a walk in a park and meet an actress, after which the novelist tries to convince the actress to make a film with her. She and the actress get something to eat, then revisit the bookstore where a group of people are drinking. The actress gets drunk and falls asleep…
Banlieue de Séoul. Junhee, romancière de renom, rend visite à une amie libraire perdue de vue. En déambulant dans le quartier, elle croise la route d’un réalisateur et de son épouse. Une rencontre en amenant une autre, Junhee fait la connaissance de Kilsoo, une jeune actrice à qui elle propose de faire un film ensemble.
“The prolific DIY master Hong Sangsoo returns to Berlin with another playful comedy of manners” Jonathan Romney