Born in Busan, Korea, in 1969. He graduated from the Dept. of Economics at Korea University. He worked on LG AD Advertisement Production Team and Simani Entertainment Fund Planning Team. He has written a number of screenplays, including < Black Honey Moon >, < Can't Live Without Robbery > , and < My Boss, My Hero>. He made his feature debut with < My Boss, My Hero >.
Ode to My Father (2014) 2014/12/21, Source, "Ode to My Father"
Running Time: 126 min.
Directed by: Yoon Je-kyoon
Starring: Hwang Jeong-min, Kim Yoon-jin, Kim Seul-gi-I, Jeong Jin-yeong
Synopsis: Amid the chaos of refugees fleeing the Korean War in December 1950, a young boy, Deok-soo, sees his fate change in the blink of an eye when he loses track of his younger sister and he leaves his father behind to find her. Settling in Busan, Deok-soo devotes himself to his remaining family, working all manner of odd jobs to support them in place of his father. His dedication leads him first to the deadly coal mines of Germany, where he meets his first love, Young-ja, and then to war-torn Vietnam in this generational epic about one man's personal sacrifices,...More
[HanCinema's Film News] New Korean Films Inbound... 2014/12/13,
K-Films Coming Soon:
★★★★ "Ode to My Father": A wartime drama the depicts the lives of citizens living from the Korean War to the present day. (12/17)
★★★ "Change Zoororing Showcase": The Zoororing Investigators have to save the animals when they mysterious go missing from the peaceful village of Arumdrissy. (12/18)
★★★★ "Awaiting": A heartfelt tale about a woman who waits years for her man to return. (12/18)
★★★ "A Rented Room In Heaven": A romantic drama that involves sensual consolation for two young adults. (12/18)
★★★ "Ensemble": A documentary about a group of talented and passion musicians and their collective love for classical music. (12/18),...More
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