CLOSER TO HEAVEN

NAE SA-RANG NAE GEOT-E

By Jin-Pyo PARK

OPUS PICTURES - as SALES / PROD

Drama - Completed 2009

A funeral director, Ji-soo and Jong-woo who suffers from a Lou Gehrig’s disease love and heal each other even as their reality gets bitter.

    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • KOREA (South)
    • Languages
    • KOREAN
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 121 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Jin-Pyo PARK
    • Writer(s)
    • Jin-Pyo PARK
    • Producer(s)
    • Eugene LEE
    • Synopsis
    • After she has gone through two painful divorces, Ji-soo, a funeral director, is asked to marry Jong-woo who suffers from the incurable Lou Gehrigs disease. They start a dream-like marriage without anyones approval. However, Jong-woo hurts Ji-soos feeling as his symptoms begin to worsen. Even though it is heartbreaking for her to bear, all she wants is to stay with Jong-woo and cure his disease. Then one day, Jong-woo decides to give up on everything and to leave Ji-soo.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Feb 01, 2009
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