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The Woman Who Ran

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The Woman Who Ran

Opening Virtually Following a Successful Run at the Theater!

The 24th feature from Hong Sang-soo, The Woman Who Ran follows Gamhee (Kim Minhee), who has three separate encounters with friends while her husband is on a business trip. Youngsoon (Seo Youngwha) is divorced, has given up meat, and likes to garden in her backyard. Suyoung (Song Seonmi) has a crush on her architect neighbor and is being hounded by a young poet she met at a bar. Woojin (Kim Saebyuk) works for a movie theater. Their meeting is polite, but strained. Before long, their shared history bubbles to the surface. With characteristic humor and grace, Hong takes a simple premise and spins a web of interconnecting philosophies and coincidences. The Woman Who Ran is a subtle, powerful look at dramas small and large faced by women everywhere.

Tickets: $10 (members), $12 (nonmembers)

"Elegant, dryly funny, and quietly moving."
Manohla Dargis, The New York Times
"The best film of the year."
James Quandt, ArtForum
"Working with characteristic wit and sly structural repetitions, [Hong] brings this deft, unassuming story to a startlingly emotional place."
Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

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