Hong Sang-soo

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Hong Sang-soo was born on October 25, 1960 in Seoul, Korea. He is a director and writer, known for The Day After (2017), Right Now, Wrong Then (2015) and Night and Day (2008). See full bio »

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Known For

The Day After Director
Night and Day Director
Hahaha Director


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1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sang-Su Hong


6' (1.83 m)


Ok-sook, Jeon | Ui-Seon, Hong


Nan-sil, Hong (sibling) | See more »

Did You Know?

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When I finish a film, I feel like I have overcome a certain hurdle. It's really good for me as a human being, and I hope that for some people, my films will do the same thing. See more »


According to Martin Scorsese, in Hong's films 'everything kind of starts unassumingly - but then things unpeel like an orange'. See more »


His characters often work in the film industry.

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