Thursday, December 8, 2022

6:30pm screening on Thursday December 8 will be introduced by Karen Han (author of the book Bong Jonn Ho: Dissident Cinema)!

Karen Han will be present on Thursday, December 8 for a book signing following the 6:30pm screening of MOTHER. You can purchase her new books, Bong Joon Ho: Dissident Cinema, here Your purchase of a book comes with a free ticket to the following presentation of Parasite at 9:25pm!

35mm print!

Bong’s follow up to the international sensation The Host starts as a comedic portrait of an insanely doting mother, but takes a sharp turn when the woman’s simpleminded son is railroaded into prison for the murder of a schoolgirl. Convinced that he’s been falsely convicted, she throws herself body and soul into proving his innocence.

“By miles the best thriller I’ve seen this year… Riveting and darkly funny, Bong Joon-Ho is a brilliant filmmaker.” – John Powers, Vogue

  • Country South Korea
  • Language In Korean with English subtitles
  • Running Time 128 minutes
  • Format 35mm
  • Distributor Magnolia
  • Director Bong Joon-ho
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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