Monday, March 21, 2016

The Pirates (해적: 바다로 간 산적) at Pitt's Spring Korean Film Festival, March 24.

The Pirates (해적: 바다로 간 산적), the second of two movies showing at the University of Pittsburgh's Department of East Asian Languages & Literatures' annual Spring Korean Film Festival, will play on March 24. The distributor provides a summary::
At the onset of Joseon’s founding, envoys bringing the Emperor’s Seal of State to Joseon lose it to a big whale at sea. A bandit JANG Sa-jung goes out to sea to catch the whale with a big reward on its head. But he soon clashes with Yeo-wol, a female captain of the pirates, and unexpected adventure unfolds.
The movie will play in 4130 Posvar Hall (map) from 4:00 to 7:00 pm and is free and open to the public.