A Girl At My Door
Dir: July Jung 2014 South Korea 119 mins
Starring: Kim Saeron, Bae Doona, Song Saebyuk
Doona Bae (Cloud Atlas) and newcomer Kim Sae-ron deliver electrifying performances in this penetrating drama about a complicated relationship between two young women. Taking up post at a small seaside town, policewoman Lee Young-nam finds herself coming to the rescue of Do-hee, a local girl damaged by abuse at the hands of family and peers. As the two form a close, controversial relationship, Young-nam confronts a broader tapestry of social discrimination and destruction.