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I admit and regret that my actions have caused great pain. I take responsibility for this incident and will no longer work in the film business. [statement released to the local press, Feb.2018]
Director Hyun-ju Lee
said she will immediately retire from film making. She was found guilty of a sexual assault against another woman in the industry in an incident that took place in 2015. In December, Lee, acclaimed for her debut feature Yeon-ae-dam
(2016), received a two-year jail sentence, suspended for three years, plus 40 hours of sex education therapy. In early Feb. 2018 Lee was stripped ...