Past Lives

Celine Song, USA 2022, 106’
Passages Reality

A hit from studio A24, this love story won the hearts of Sundance and Berlinale audiences. The film, about two Koreans separated by fate who reunite after two decades, evokes the spirit of Richard Linklater’s trilogy and the best New York film stories.

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Gutek Film

Celine Song

Born in South Korea and raised in Canada, the director graduated from Columbia University in the United States. Prior to making  Past Lives based on her own experiences, she was part of the writing team for  The  Wheel of Time series and a renowned playwright. Her plays,  Endings and  Tom & Eliza, received nominations for prestigious awards, while her experimental piece  The Seagull  on the Sims 4 brought together various art forms, becoming one of the most surprising adaptations of Chekhov in history.


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Cast & Crew

director Celine Song
screenplay Celine Song
cinematography Shabier Kirchner
editing Keith Fraase
music Christopher Bear, Daniel Rossen
cast Greta Lee, Teo Yoo, John Magaro, Moon Seung-ah, Ji Hye Yoon, Won Young Choi, Ahn Min-Young, Seo Yeon-Woo
producer David Hinojosa, Pamela Koffler, Christine Vachon
production A24, 2AM, CJ ENM Co., CJ Entertainment, Killer Films
Polish distributor Gutek Film
language English, Korean
coloration colour
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