Park Chanwook at IFFR
Nail biting about human shortcomings comes surrealistically yet terrifyingly to the surface in three segments. Japanese Miike Takashi (of Audition and Izo), Korean Park Chan-Wook (of Old Boy) and Hong Kong's Fruit Chan (of Little Cheung) live it up in their own characteritsic way in gruesome destinies.
Closing Film: Stoker
Psychological thriller. After the death of India’s father, she and her unstable mother meet an unknown uncle figure. India suspects the mysterious charmer of hidden motives. With Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode and Nicole Kidman. Closing Film, IFFR 2013. €28/€22 for closing film & party, tickets available in webshop
Master swindler Count Fujiwara has taken an interest in the family fortune of Lady Hideko. To rob her, he conspires with her new maid Sook-hee. But a blossoming affair between the two women threatens his plans. An opulently styled erotic thriller by Park Chan-wook, set in 1930s South Korea.