There are lugubrious modern tragedies to be shot about this class, but Hong disdains such easy moralizing verdicts. As the story of this complicated relationship unravels all the more in front of our eyes, it is broken into chapters almost like literature. The actors may not know exactly what they are going to say but they have an approximate sense of what has to happen to achieve the scene. Soo-jung Lee Eun-ju of Tae Guk Gi phones him after a while, and tries to get out of their planned tryst. Director Hong replied that, when he hires a cinematographer, the first question he asks is if it will be okay if he frames the shots. We learn new things about Soojung's life, notably that she has an awkward flirtation going with her film-maker boss.
Beautiful, complex, arrestingly humorous, and numbing in its anti-romanticism, Virgin Stripped Bare By Her Bachelors also criticizes the Korean male as servants of a mutated mixture of their heart and gonads. Ich werde ein Berliner Or: It unfolds almost like a mystery, where different perspectives examine another layer of the same story that we would have missed from the first time around through even the most subtle of changes. As I noted, it is filmed in black and white. Between sections, as if to mock our confusion, a jangling piano provides a mocking, sardonic commentary on the whole affair. The film is in five chapters, the first, third and fifth of which chart the fateful day:
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