The Handmaiden

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 7:00pm

Elaine and Alan Armer Screening Room (MZ100). Doors open at 6:45pm
One woman rubbing anther woman's feet

The Handmaiden poster featuring the main cast 

Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque 
21st Century LGBTQ Cinema

The Handmaiden

(Park Chan-wook  w Park Chan-wook, Chung Seo-kyun -- 2016 -- Korea), 168 mins. director's cut/145 min. general release 

With help from an orphaned pickpocket (Kim Tae-ri), a Korean con man (Ha Jung-woo) devises an elaborate plot to seduce and bilk a Japanese woman (Kim Min-hee) out of her inheritance.