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Lee Chang-dong (이창동)

Male - 1954/04/01

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Born in Daegu in 1954, LEE Chang-dong graduated from Kyungbuk University in 1980 with a degree in Korean language and literature. A well-known novelist, he scripted < To the Starry Island > (dir. PARK Kwang-su) in 1993 and < A Single Spark > in 1995. In 1996, his debut < Green Fish > won the Dragons & Tigers Award at the 16th Vancouver International Film Festival. His second film, < Peppermint Candy >, swept the nation and was even more acclaimed: after premiering as the Opening Film of the 4th Pusan International Film Festival and screening at Cannes, it was invited to more than 30 film festivals worldwide. The film won three prizes in Karlovy Vary and two in Bratislava.

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  • [HanCinema's Hall of Fame Review] "Oasis": Sunlight Doves in the Eye of a Storm

    2014/01/11,
    In the Spotlight this Week: "Oasis" by Lee Chang-dong Lee Chang-dong's short filmography contains some of the most potent and honest insight into South Korea's consciousness around. His films explore the cultural, social, and political fears and dreams of a nation and blankets them in individual instances that resonant deep and true. "Oasis" was the last film this storytelling Sinatra produced before accepting his term as Korea's Minister of Culture; an award-winning piece that reunites the talent duo of Moon So-ri and Seol Kyeong-gu from his politically charged and praised drama: "Peppermint Candy" (1999). "Oasis" examines the lives of two mentally impaired individuals and the crippling gaze cast upon them from their families and society at large. It's an atypical romance that is as beautiful to behold as it is uncomfortable to absorb, an empathetic exploration into two young minds that are fumbling around in the dark for that crazy little thing called love,...More
  • [HanCinema's Image Gallery] "Oasis"

    2014/01/11,
    A selection of shots from Lee Chang-dong's third feature: "Oasis" Lee Chang-dong has a short and potent filmography filled with heartfelt characters and intense events that you won't soon forget. "Oasis" tells the story of a mentally handicapped young man (Seol Kyeong-gu) and his relationship with a woman who has severe cerebral palsy (Moon So-ri). The film won a string of awards locally, and was honoured at the 2002 Venice Film Festival with the Best Actress and Best Director awards. The following gallery contains a selection of shots and comments from Lee's third film: "Oasis" (2002) - To Remember, Share, and Enjoy! [spoiler],...More
  • [HanCinema's MovieBarcodes] Lee Chang-dong's Complete Filmography

    2014/01/10,
    K-Films compressed into a single image! Lee Chang-dong is a master storyteller and has thus far produced five compelling and heartfelt features. From his debut film "Green Fish" in 1997 to the award-winning "Poetry" (2010), his films are dramatic and honest as he taps into Korea's consciousness like no other. The following images are each of his films ("Green Fish", "Peppermint Candy",  "Oasis", "Secret Sunshine", and "Poetry") compressed into single frames-To Remember, Share, and Enjoy!,...More
  • Won Bin and Lee Na-young on a date to a wedding

    2013/12/16, Source,
    Visual couple Won Bin and Lee Na-young went to a wedding. The two attended a wedding in Seoul and drew attention. This is the first time they appeared together in public after announcing their relationship in July. It was surprising that it was a wedding,...More
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