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51 Ratings

With the Girl of Black Soil

Geomen tangyi sonyeo oi

Directed by Jeon Soo-il
South Korea, France, 2007
Drama, Comedy


A nine year old girl tends to her handicapped brother as her newly unemployed father contends with his lack of compensation in director Jeon Soo-il’s tender examination of an economically dispossessed South Korean family.

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With the Girl of Black Soil Directed by Jeon Soo-il

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2007 | 2 wins including: C.I.C.A.E. Award

Busan International Film Festival

2007 | Winner: Netpac Award

Fribourg International Film Festival

2008 | 2 wins including: Don Quixote Award

2008 | Special Mention

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