Original title: Hotel by the River Director: Hong Sang-soo Cast: Ki Joo-bong, Kim Min-hee, Song Seon-mi, Kwon Hayehyo, Yu Jun-sang, Park Ran, Shin Seok-ho Country: South Korea Year of production: 2018 Length (min): 96 Language: Korean Subtitles: Czech, English Sales: Finecut Section: Masters
Korean director Hong Sang-soo, the master of subtle cinema, returns with his latest melancholic comedy. An almost empty hotel in a snowy landscape. An ageing poet meets his two estranged sons there. Two young women arrive to deal with their own woes. And their lives intersect for a fleeting moment, only to go their separate ways again.