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Kim Ki-duk

Moebius (2013)

Perhaps the most bizarre film at Venice this year, Moebius is also the funniest. South Korean director Kim Ki-Duk’s (2012 Golden Lion Winner for Pieta) latest, is a shocking morality tale exploring the themes of family, desires and…

Pieta (2012)

”Pieta” – piety in Italian – is the title of a famous Michaelangelo sculpture of the Virgin Mary holding Jesus. The movie poster for Kim Ki-duk’s Pieta shows Mary’s face from this sculpture, with tears of blood running down her cheeks. It…

Poongsan (2011)

One of the most well-regarded South Korean directors is Kim Ki-duk, famous for such titles as The Isle (2000), Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (2003), Samaritan Girl (2004) and 3-Iron (2004). When he doesn’t direct, he furnishes…