|Directed by||:||Chang-dong Lee||Writers by||:||Jungmi Oh||Starring||:||Ah-In Yoo, Steven Yeun, Jong-seo Jeon||Production company||:||Pine House Film,NHK,Now Films||Country||:||United States|
Burning is a 2018 by Chang-dong Lee, director of the upcoming Burning Making a living through small jobs, Jong-Su has to manage only a meager family farm near the border with North Korea, forgotten by a mother who decided to rebuild her life and abandoned by a violent father facing trial. Jong-su leads a lonely existence, and escapes from his daily life with the help of writing; He, who compares his daily life with Faulkner, has decided to become a writer. One day, fate puts Hae-mi, an old neighbor and classmate, on her way. To Jong-su's surprise, Hae-mi confesses that she was in love with him ever since. The two renew their ties with amazing speed: Hae-mi invites Jong-su to her house to sleep together, and asks her to take care of her cat during the trip she plans to make in Africa. Indifferent to the aura of strangeness that surrounds this unexpected romance, Jong-su performs his task and patiently awaits the return of his new partner.