Memories of Murder (2003, MA 15+)

In 1986, two village detectives receive unasked for support from a slick Seoul detective, as the three struggle against outmoded methodologies and technology to try capture what could be South Korea’s first documented serial killer. Based off an actual series of events—the Hwaseong serial murders—Memories of Murder is both attune to the messiness of real-life crime and attentive to procedure, becoming widely recognised as one of South Korea’s greatest films.

Crime Drama, Thriller
Korean with English subtitles

Approx. run time: 131min

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About Ibis International Film Festival (IIFF)

IIFF returns in 2021 and will showcase the short form talents of university students, local Brisbane and national filmmakers along with a curated collection of feature films screenings from local and international film makers.

In its second year on the UQ calendar, IIFF brings some of the best of international film, and local and student films to Brisbane audiences.

About this year's theme
Women in Motion
This year we are curating a program that spotlights the contributions of women in film. From the pioneers that helped shine the spotlight on female filmmakers, to those that have continued to push the boundaries and advance the art of filmmaking today - we take our hats of to the fabulous women of cinema, both in front of the camera and behind.

Venue

St Lucia campus
Room: 
Natural Amphitheatre