South Korea, 2008, 106 Minute Running Time
Topics: Drama, History, Political, Road Movie
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: Korean English Sub-Titles
Awards: Official Oscar Submission 2008, Best Foreign Language Film
Focused on the politically sensitive issue of North Korean defectors, Crossing tells the heartrending story of a young family struggling with abject poverty. Their situation becomes so dire that the devoted father takes a chance and slips across the border with China to get food and medicine for his ailing wife.
DIRECTOR: Kim Tae-kyun
Producer: Patrick Cheh, Hong Jee-young, Kim Tae-kyun
Editor: Go Im-pyo
Screenwriter: Lee Yoo-jin
Cinematographer: Chung Han-cheol
Music: Kim Tae-seong
Principal Cast: Cha In-pyo, Shin Myung-cheol
Filmography: A Millionaire’s First Love (2006), Romance of Their Own (2004), Volcano High (2001), First Kiss (1998)
Print Source: Finecut Co., Ltd.
Official Film Website
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