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Night Fishing (파란만장)

파란만장 (Pa-ran-man-jang)

Directed by Park Chan-kyong (박찬경), Park Chan-wook (박찬욱)

Screenplay by ,

Short film Drama Fantasy

33min | Release date in South Korea :

Also known as "PARANMANJANG, PARKing CHANce", "Ups and Downs"
A movie about a family approaching a female shaman to reveal the reason of death of a fisherman. This movie was directed by Park Chan-wook, with the lead roles by Oh Kwang-rok and Lee Jeong-hyeon and the movie was filmed with an iPhone 4.


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Airing dates : 2011/01/27

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