Poetry
aka Shi
Reviewed in March 2011
Director: Lee Chang-dong. Cast: Yun Jeong-hie, Lee Da-wit, Hira Kim, Ahn Nae-sang. Screenplay: Lee Chang-dong.
Twitter Capsule: Despite precious, diffuse, and familiar passages, overall effect is poignant and eerily unnerving. Yun amazes. Bracing end.

Photo © 2010 Pine House Film/Kino International
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B+


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Awards:
Cannes Film Festival: Best Screenplay
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actress (Yun)

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