Korean drama film "Burning" premieres in Cannes

17 May 2018

Korean director Lee Chang-dong is back on the red carpet of Cannes for the permiere of his latest film "Burning". It starred American actor Steven Yeun and Korean actors Yoo Ah-in and Jeon Jong-seo. The film is a loose adaptation of a short story by Haruki Murakami 'Barn Burning'. It tells the story about a woman who returns from a trip to Africa with a new young friend. "Burning" is in the running for the festival's top prize Palme d'Or which will be handed out on Saturday May 19.