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Burning

Based on a short story by Haruki Murakami, this critically acclaimed South Korean film tells the story of Jong-soo, a part-time worker who bumps into old neighbour Hae-mi. She asks him to look after her cat while she’s on a trip to Kenya, but when she returns, Hae-mi introduces Ben (Steven Yeun) to Jong-soo. One day, Ben visits Jong-soo with Hae-mi and confesses his own secret hobby.


BBFC Advice: Contains strong violence, sex, nudity, drug misuse. This film also contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.


Event Information

Running Time: 2hrs 28mins

BBFC Advice: 15

Director(s): Lee Chang-dong

Country of Origin: South Korea

Year of release:

Language(s): Korean with English subtitles

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