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A Brand New Life

Une vie toute neuve

Directed by Ounie Lecomte
France, 2009


Seoul, 1975. Jinhee is 9. Her father has placed her in an orphanage run by Catholic nuns. The little girl has to deal with the ordeal of separation and the long wait for a new family

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A Brand New Life
Directed by Ounie Lecomte

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2009 | Golden Camera

Berlin International Film Festival

2010 | Special Mention: Best Feature Film (Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk)

Toronto International Film Festival

2009 | Discovery

San Francisco International Film Festival

2010 | New Directors

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