MIRACLE IN CELL NO. 7 (7번방의 기적)

Directed by: Lee Hwan-Kyung 2013 | 127 min.

Section: Spring Showcase

Premiere: United States

Countries: South Korea

Languages: Korean, with English subtitles

Genres: Asia, Comedy, Drama


Synopsis

Yong-Goo, who is mentally handicapped, is accused of kidnap and murder. The father of the dead girl is also the chief of the National Police Agency. Yong-Goo is given the death penalty and incarcerated. In prison, Yong-Goo shares a jail cell with five other inmates. One day, Yong-Goo saves the life of his cellmate So Yang-Ho (Oh Dal-Su) from a rival prison gang leader.  Yang-Ho then offers to help Yong-Goo in any way he can to return the favor. Yong-Goo tells So Yang-Ho that he wants to see his daughter, Ye-Seung. The five inmates then plan to make a miracle happen.

Screenings

Sunday, April 07 5:30 PM Dole Cannery A Date Passed
Monday, April 08 1:00 PM Dole Cannery A Date Passed

Cast & Crew

Director Lee Hwan-Kyung
Screenwriter Lee Hwan-Kyung, Kim Hwang-Sung, Kim Young-Suk
Producer Lim Min-Sub
Cast Ryoo Seung-Ryong, Park Shin-Hye, Kal So-Won, Oh Dal-Su, Park Won-Sang, Jeong Man-Sik, Kim Jung-Tae, Kim Ki-Cheon, Jung Jin-Young
Director of Photography Kang Seung-Ki