Summer of South Korean Cinema

This list serves as a challenge for the Summer (June 20th-September 22nd) with the goal being to expose people to some of the most important and exciting South Korean directors and films.

There are 25 sections, and each section has several films listed, which are numbered below. The sections are either a specific director, genre, decade, etc. The films on this list are only SUGGESTIONS for each category. Feel free to watch a different film that is not listed if it fits the category. There are some notable differences between this list and the Japanuary list that I created earlier this year.

First, I wanted to give more attention to films that directed by women. Next, I wanted to call on…