THE LIAR

GOE-JIT-MAL

By Dong-Myung KIM

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Drama - Completed 2014

She lives in the castle of lies that she has built, which is about to collapse at once.

Festivals
& Awards

Busan - BIFF/APM 2014
Korean Cinema Today_panorama
Goteborg IFF 2015
Panorama section_Five Continents
Miami Film Festival 2015
Spotlight On Asian Cinema
London Koeran Film Festival 2015
BIFF Choice
AFI FILM FEST 2015
Breaking Through
Melbourne International Film Festival 2015
Accent on Asia
HELSINKI CINE AASIA Film festival 2015
    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • KOREA (South)
    • Languages
    • KOREAN
    • Duration
    • 97 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Dong-Myung KIM
    • Writer(s)
    • Dong-Myung KIM
    • Producer(s)
    • Dong-myung KIM (Vangyinli Film)
    • Synopsis
    • Ayoung is a young woman living a less-than-humble life working as an assistant at a dermatology clinic. Ayoung she has a secret. She dresses up to shop through wealthy areas to pretend to buy things and make her look like a rich person. She boasts to colleagues about an opulent fiancé. Obviously her real boyfriend is not rich but just an ordinary employee at a car dealer’s shop who loves her very much. As Ayoung’s lies continue, she loses respect from her colleagues, and it is only her boyfriend who believes he can guide her into the right direction. Will Ayoung be able to escape from her own prison of vanity?
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