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3.6
1,052 Ratings

In Another Country

Da-reun na-ra-e-seo

Directed by Hong Sang-soo
South Korea, France, 2012
Drama, Comedy

Synopsis

Isabelle Huppert plays three very different women named Anne in three different episodes set in the same seaside town in Korea. They all venture onto the same beach and stir up the lives of the locals…

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In Another Country Directed by Hong Sang-soo
Perhaps this is Won-joo’s way of leveling the gender playing field, suggesting foreign women are just as capable of this kind of behavior as Korean men? Hong, of course, refuses to explicitly say, instead observing all with his customary drollness.
June 15, 2016
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In Another Country" may be an exercise but it’s an extremely deft and (largely thanks to Huppert) a delightful one.
May 07, 2013
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Just as [Lou] Reed seems to get walking down the street better than any other songwriter, there are several things that Hong observes better than nearly any other filmmaker. Chief among them is the failed sexual pass that takes the wind of arrogant men. His male characters usually end up navigating a slim passage between acting on their selfish desires and retaining their (often trivial) status as respectable artists…
May 01, 2013
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