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The Bacchus Lady

Jug-yeo-ju-neun Yeo-ja

Directed by E J-yong
South Korea, 2016


Youn So-young has contracted gonorrhoea. ‘Make me well again quickly’ she tells her gynaecologist, because she wants to get back to work. In a park in Seoul, this senior citizen manages to scrape together just enough money as a ‘Bacchus lady’ to avoid begging.

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The Bacchus Lady Directed by E J-yong