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Our Twisted Hero

Ulideul-ui ilgeuleojin yeong-ung

Directed by Park Jong-won
South Korea, 1992


Han Byung-tae (Tae Min-young), who teaches at a private after-school academy in Seoul, receives word that his old teacher has passed away and sets off to the rural village where he attended elementary school. In the train, he reminisces about the tough fights he used to get into back in the day.

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Our Twisted Hero Directed by Park Jong-won

Awards & Festivals

Hawaii International Film Festival

1992 | Winner: Best Narrative (East-West Center Award)

Fribourg International Film Festival

1994 | Winner: Youth Jury Award

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1992 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

1993 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor