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Desert Dream (경계)

경계 (Kyeong-gye)

Directed by Zhang Lu (장률)

Screenplay by

Drama

125min | Release date in South Korea :

"Desert Dream" is a coproduction betwen Korea, Mongolia and France
Alternative title : "Hyazgar"
Synopsis
People in the village continue to leave town. Even Hungai’s wife ends up in leaving, due to their daughter’s illness. As Hungai drinks in despair and anguish, Korean refugee CHOI Soon-hee knocks at his door with her son, Chang-ho. Now there remain only these three in the desert, who have to depend on one another to overcome the hostile environment. The three get to know each other, even though they don’t speak the same language. Furthermore Jorick, a young tank soldier from the nearby Mongolian armored troops, becomes friends with Chang-ho as he frequents the village. Hungai’s relationship with CHOI Soon-hee grows in the fine line between love and friendship.

International Film Festivals
2007 Berlin International Film Festival , Competition
2007 Hong Kong International Film Festival , Auteurs
2007 Barcelona Asian Film Festival, Opening Film

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Desert Dream | Cast

  • Suh Jung (서정)
    Suh Jung
    서정

    As
    North Korean woman, Choi Soon-hee
    (탈북자 여성, 최순희)
  • Bat-Ulzii (바트을지)
    Bat-Ulzii
    바트을지

    As
    Hangai
    (항가이)
  • Shin Dong-ho-I (신동호)
    Shin Dong-ho-I
    신동호

    As
    Son, Chang-ho
    (아들, 창호)
  • Munkhjiin (뭉크친)
    As
    Jorik
    (조릭)
  • Enkhtuul (엥크흐툴)
    As
    Oyona
    (오요나)
  • Bayasgalan (바야스갈란)
    As
    Sarnai
    (사르나이)

Desert Dream | HanCinema Reviews

  • [HanCinema's Film Review] "Desert Dream" + DVD Giveaway

    2015/09/19
    Hangai (played by Bat-Ulzii) is a Mongolian man who's living out his dream- to plant trees in the steppe in an effort to fight off the oncoming spread of desert. Hangai's dream is...not really a very good dream. He's pretty much fighting against inevitability, and it's little surprise that in the opening segment Hangai's wife is able to come up with a better way of using her time than to support Hangai's apparently hopeless battle against nature. From there, Hangai lounges and waits,...More

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 Produced by
 Yang Young-chul (양영철)
Staff
 Myeong Hyeon-woo (명현우)
 Production department
 Kim Seong-tae (김성태)
 Cinematographer
 Khan Lee (리건)
 Assistant director
 Kim Hyeong-joo (김형주)
 Editor
Technical Information
125 min 35mm Panoramic (1.85)
Web site
cafe.naver.com/spong...
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/11/08

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