Ode To My Father


Movie: Ode To My Father (English title) / Gukje Market (literal title)

Revised romanization: Gukjeshijang
Hangul: 국제시장
Director: Yoon Je-Kyun
Assistant Director: Lee Jong-Suk
Writer: Park Soo-Jin, Yoon Je-Kyun
Producer: Yoon Je-Kyun, Lee Chang-Hyun, Lee Sang-Jik, Kim Yang-Yeon
Cinematographer: Choi Young-Hwan
Release Date: December 17, 2014
Runtime: 126 min.
Genre: Drama / Family / Period / Tearjerker / Past & Present / Best Film-Movie of the Year
Distributor: CJ Entertainment
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea


Depicts the lives of people who go through the difficult times after the Korean War to the present day. Young-Ja (Kim Yunjin) is Deok-Soo’s (Hwang Jung-Min) first love. They eventually get married. Dal-Goo (Oh Dal-Su) is Deok-Soo’s lifelong friend.