Return to Seoul

Return to Seoul

Run Time: 116 min.
Opens: March 31, 2023
Starring: Park Ji-Min, Oh Kwang-Rok, Guka Han, Kim Sun-Young, Louis-Do de Lencquesaing
Director: Davy Chou
Screenplay: Davy Chou


After an impulsive travel decision to visit friends, Freddie, 25, returns to South Korea for the first time, where she was born before being adopted and raised in France. Freddie suddenly finds herself embarking on an unexpected journey in a country she knows so little about, taking her life in new and unexpected directions.

Presented in French and Korean with English Subtitles

Official Entry of Cambodia for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film

Winner, Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature, Hamptons International Film Festival

Official Selection, Cannes Film Festival

Official Selection, Toronto Film Festival

Official Selection, New York Film Festival

“A funny, melancholy, music-laced film that surprised me from start to finish.”

– John Powers, NPR

“Return to Seoul unfolds as one of the rare movies that feels thoughtful and observant every minute”

– Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune

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