Hope (2013) Screening
14/March/2017 Saturday 18:00
English Session, English Subtitle

Director : Lee Joon-ik
Hope is a 2013 South Korean film, won Best Film at the 34th Blue Dragon Film Awards.  Hope is based on a TRUE STORY, the infamous Nayoung Case in 2008. The film emphasized on the support of the family and surroundings, which is crucial to the recovery of victims.

On her way to school, young girl named So-won gets sexually abused by a male stranger. She undergoes a major surgery, but ends up with wounds that leave her scarred for life. So-won’s family falls in utter despair. Their happy family shattered, her parents Dong-hoon and Mi-hee go through feelings of pain and rage. Thanks to the love of those around her and her guardian angel, So-won gradually becomes brighter. At the sight of Hope slowly finding stability and laughter, her family also starts to change and try to find hope in the midst of despair.