My father's emails| 1hr : 27mins
Director: Jaehee Hong | Producer: Jaehee Hong
Focus Years: 2012 | Country: Korea, Republic of
The directorâ€™s father, who did not know how to use a computer, left her an autobiography via e-mail.
The 43 e-mails are a regretful autobiography of the directorâ€™s father, as well as a letter for forgiveness and reconciliation with his family members, with whom he had not really talked. It recounts his whole life through many notable events such as the Korean War, the Vietnam War, 88â€™s Seoul Olympic, New Town Development project, etc. The director reflects on the life and generation of a man who lived with the name of â€˜Fatherâ€™.