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THE HANDMAIDEN

Director: Chan-wook Park
Writer(s): Seo-Kyung Chung, Chan-wook Park, Sarah Waters
Cast: Min-hee Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Jo
Language: Korean, Japanese
Running Time: 144 minutes
Rating: NR

*This film is spoken in Korean & Japanese with English Subtitles.*

A woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress, but secretly she is involved in a plot to defraud her.

“Go see it. If you love cinema at all, go see it.” -Tom Long, Detroit News

“Chan-wook Park’s The Handmaiden is deliciously perverse, delightfully twisty, and unapologetically erotic.” -James Berardinelli, ReelViews

“You have, I promise, never seen a movie quite like Park Chan-wook’s The Handmaiden.” -Moira MacDonald, Seattle Times

Show Times: This film is not yet confirmed to play at the Athena.