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The Attorney

Byeon-ho-in (South Korea)

Directed by:
Yang Woo-seok
Cast:
Song Kang-ho, Kim Young-ae, Oh Dal-su
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

Unable to ignore the desperate plea of an old friend whose son was incercerated, attorney Song Woo-seok decides to at least help her get a visitation. But what await them at the prison's visitation room are the unexpected signs of brutality and torture they discover all over her son's body. Moreover, that he is been falsely accused by the dictatorial government. Stunned to utter disbelief, Song decides to take on the case that no other lawyer would dare to.

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