The London Korean Film Festival 2017 presents the UK Premiere of the exciting new korean thriller Missing at Picturehouse Central, Monday 10 April, repeated at Arts Picturehouse Cambridge, Monday 24 April.
Director E Oni’s stylish thriller utilises powerful performances from her lead actresses to address a variety of topical issues affecting two women at very different ends of the social spectrum.
Returning home one day to find that her 18-month old son and trusted nanny have disappeared, a nightmare scenario begins to unfold for single-mother Ji-sun (Uhm Ji-won, The Silenced). With a custody battle for the child hanging over her head, going to the police is not an option. When it’s discovered that the nanny, Han-mae (Kong Hyo-jin, Crush and Blush), has lied about her identity, a desperate situation goes from bad to worse, and a frantic chase begins…