Bong Joon-ho’s The Host Co-presented with TIFF’s Summer of Seoul
Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated squid-like appears and begins attacking the populace. Gang-du’s daughter Hyun-seo is snatched up by the creature; with his family to assist him, he sets off to find her.
Content advisory: violence, coarse language.
Screening introduced by Reel Asian Programmer Kelly Lui.