3rd ASEAN Cinema Week – Opening Film

Miracle in Cell No. 7 directed by Hanung Bramantyo will open the ASEAN Cinema Week (Korea), which will take place from March 23 – 26 in Seoul, from March 30 to April 2 in Busan, and from April 7 -8 in Jeonju.

The ASEAN Cinema Week introduces the diverse charms and growth momentum of the ASEAN film industry by featuring twelve different films from ASEAN. This festival will be a special opportunity for audiences to become more familiar with ASEAN through critically acclaimed films, which, in turn, will strengthen mutual ties between the two regions through cultural exchange.

Miracle in Cell No. 7 by Hanung Bramantyo – Indonesia | 2022 – 145 minutes

Dodo Rozak wants to be a good father to his daughter, Kartika. Despite his limited intelligence, he acts and behaves like children. It is Kartika who takes care of her father most of the time. Both live happily. Kartika is proud of her father, who sells balloons every day. However, their happiness does not last long. Dodo is arrested on charges of raping and killing a little girl. Dodo is imprisoned in cell No.7, which violent inmates inhabit. After various events, Dodo gets help to smuggle Kartika into his cell. Dodo and Kartika’s closeness spreads happiness to inmates and guards in prison. They begin to doubt whether a loving man like Dodo could kill a little girl. (ACW2023)

March 23, 2023 | Thursday | Cinecube Gwanghwamun Theater 1 (Seoul) | 18:00 pm
March 30, 2023 | Thursday | Busan Cinema Center Cinematheque (Busan) | 18:00 pm
April 8, 2023 | Saturday | Megabox Jeonju Gaeksa Theater 4 (Jeonju) | 14:50 pm


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