Director : LEE Joon-ik
Genres : Drama
Running time : 110 min
Rate : 12+
Cast : KANG Ha-neul, PARK Jung-min
71 Years after his death,
the fulgent youth of legendary poet YUN Dong-ju fianlly portrayed on silver screen!
During the Japanese Occupation, when few things were allowed to Koreans, two cousins of same age, Dong-ju and Mong-gyu were born in the same house and grew up together. For Dong-ju who dreamed to be a poet, a die-hard actionist for ideal Mong-gyu is the closest friend yet a mountain hard to surmount. When the Japanese forced Korean to change their names into Japanese ones, the two headed to Japan to study leaving their country in turmoil. Upon arriving in Japan, Moyg-gyu became more actively involved in the resistance movement against Japan while Dong-ju was still trying to express the tragedy of the time through his poems and the conflict between the two only got deeper against their will.
And now here's the film that portrays the eternal story of YUN Dong-ju and SONG Mong-gyu who had lived as life-long friends and rivals in the time of darkness.