Genre : Romance, Drama
Starring : Han Suk kyu, Shim Eun ha
Release date : January 24, 1998
Runtime :94 min.
Directed by : Hur Jin ho
The plot follows a portrait photographer, Jung-won (played by Han Suk-kyu) and his developing romance with a parking attendant, Da-rim (Shim Eun-ha). However, the romance never gets a chance to develop into intimacy. Jung-won soon finds out he is suffering from an unnamed illness and has to come to terms with his impending death. He sets out to continue living as usual, going out with his friends and spending time with his family in the small town he has lived for decades.
In the Japanese remake the female character is a teacher.
Tags: Christmas in August/korean movie/Hur Jin ho/korean film