Directed by Bong Joon-ho, 2009
24 June 2011
An unnamed widow living alone with her only son sells grain in a small town in South Korea. Her son, Do-joon, is a shy, quiet and Somewhat mentally challenged young man. The simple-minded Do-joon is convicted unjustly of murdering a young school girl. His defense attorney is unreliable and the police trick Do-joon into signing a confession. His mother, horrified and unconvinced that Do-joon is ever capable of murder, decides to undertake her own investigation to find the killer. Takes up the case on her own. Unafraid and undeterred, this mother will stop at nothing to exonerate her son's name.