The Handmaiden (feature film)

Date & Time: 
Friday, April 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm
Location(s): 
Hawthorne Library
2707 E. Washington Ave
Madison, WI

2016 / South Korea / Korean with English subtitles / Drama, Romance, Thriller / 144 min. / Not rated Set during the Japanese occupation of Korea in the 1930s, a young handmaiden named Sookee is hired by Lady Hideko, a reclusive heiress who lives in a sprawling mansion under the watchful eye of her domineering Uncle Kouzuki. But Sookee harbours a secret: she has been recruited by Fujiwara, a scheming con artist posing as a Japanese Count, to trick Hideko into entrusting him with her fortune. However, when Sookee and Hideko begin to develop unexpected emotions for each other, they start putting together a plan of their own.

Event Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Pre-Registration?: No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided?: Yes
Event Website: Film Events

Last Updated : 04/09/2019