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Yoon Choi
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jung-hyun Lee ... Girl
Seong-kun Mun ... Jang
Yeong-ran Lee Yeong-ran Lee ... Mother
Sang-mi Choo Sang-mi Choo
Gye-nam Myeong Gye-nam Myeong
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jun-ho Heo
Kyung-gu Sol
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A young girl is caught up in the 1980 Gwangju massacre, where Korean soldiers killed hundreds, if not thousands, of protesters who opposed the country's takeover by the military the year before. Flashbacks show the girl seeing her mother shot to death in the massacre. The film spurred the Korean public to demand the truth behind the incident, and their government eventually opened previously classified files on the massacre. Written by peter07

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Official Sites:

A Petal

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

5 April 1996 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

A Petal See more »

Filming Locations:

Kwangju, South Korea See more »

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Miracin See more »
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