Victoria & Abdul
There are multiple pleasures to be had by witnessing a powerful, still-vital woman finding unexpected late-life joy of the platonic variety.
Seongyong Cho was born in Jeon-ju, South Korea. He did graduate work at the Korean Advanced Institute of Science
and Technology (KAIST) in Dae-jeon. His passion
for good movies continues its primitive rampage, which includes weekly pilgrimages
to the local multiplex. He started his blog in 2008 and writes nuumerous reviews. In the midst of that, he manages to find time for
books, music, exercise (usually treadmill and swimming), and corresponding
with other bloggers.
A FFC essay on Paul Schrader's 1997 darkly powerful drama Affliction.
An FFC essay on Woody Allen's "Another Woman."
A FFC review of "The Look of Silence."
A review of "A Girl at My Door".
A review of Han Gong-ju from a Far Flung Correspondent.
An FFC looks back at Prashant Bhargava's only film after his recent passing.
An FFC reviews "The Motel Life", which just played at Ebertfest.
A review of Ramin Bahrani's Goodbye Solo from a far-flung correspondent.
An FFC reviews Jodoroswky's The Dance of Reality.
An FFC Review of Kim Beyong-seo and Jo Eui-Seok's South Korean thriller "Cold Eyes."