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3.3
7 Ratings

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Hayan chonjaeng

Directed by Jeong Ji-yeong
South Korea, 1992
War, Drama

Synopsis

South Korea, 1979. An alcoholic novelist who has never recovered from his year long tour as a volunteer soldier in Vietnam is asked to write a book about the Korean soldiers who fought in Vietnam and he’s battered by flashbacks that remind him of the brutality and lies that destroyed his innocence.

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Awards & Festivals

Tokyo International Film Festival

1992 | 2 wins including: Best Director Award

Grand Bell Awards (South Korea)

1993 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1993 | Winner: Best Actor