[SFS] [Core Screenings] Wed, 6 August 2014, 9pm: Hong Hoon / Obsessed
||6 August 2014 (Wednesday), 9pm
||Golden Village Marina
Marina Square Shopping Mall
5A Raffles Avenue #03/04-01
Free admission but members only -- flash your membership card to go in. You may bring up to 2 guests if you hold a SFS Reel membership card. Non-members may sign up online or at the door -- we will issue membership on the spot. No tickets will be sold. Free seating.
Cinema 1 – Hong Hoon
Rating: NC16 / Some Disturbing Scenes
Cast: Ananda Everingham, Rattanarat Aurthaveekul
Director: Kulp Kaljareuk
Language: Thai with English and Chinese subtitles
Running Time: 93 minutes
The death of Ploy's father seemed like an accident at the archery range until a mysterious man, Nop, shows up to insist otherwise; it was because her father got a figure of himself made. A suspicious character with a remorseful past of his own, Ploy disregards Nop's warning, until more of her relatives pass away following the same accidental circumstances. No longer able to ignore this incredulous heed, Ploy hurries to find the person behind this sinister craft. As Ploy and Nop dig deeper, what surfaces are shocking family revelations and disturbing photographs that leave her with one question: will this enthralling yet dark art cause everyones untimely demise?
Trailer can be seen here.
Cinema 2 – Obsessed
Rating: R21 / Sexual Scenes
Cast: Song Seung-Heon, Lim Ji-Yeon
Director: Kim Dae-Woo
Genre: Erotic Romance
Language: Korean with English and Chinese subtitles
Running Time: 132 minutes
A war hero falls into a forbidden but irresistible love affair risking everything that he has accomplished so far which can only end in tragedy.
From his commander father-in-law to a beautiful wife, decorated war hero Colonel Kim Jin-pyong is the subject of envy and jealousy, and about to be promoted to general. But in truth, his affection for his ambitious wife had subsided a long ago, and he suffers from post-traumatic disorder after Vietnam War.
One day, Captain Kyung Woo-jin is transferred to Jin-pyongs army and moves in next door with his wife Ga-heun who is unlike all the other officers wives. Jin-pyong falls in love with her at first sight, confused with a feeling he never felt before. And when Jin-pyong saves Ga-heun from a life-threatening incident, she also opens up to him. And while her career driven husband has always been more like a brother to her since she was adopted by his family and raised together after she lost her own, Jin-pyong is the first man that she ever let in her heart. The two meet in complete secrecy and indulge themselves in their desire, but the secret is eventually revealed which can only bring tragedy to everyone involved.
Trailer can be seen here.