24th of June
Auditorium Centro Multimeios
Past Lives | Celine Song | USA, KOR | 106'
Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, are wrest apart after Nora’s family emigrates from South Korea. Two decades later, they are reunited in New York for one fateful week as they confront notions of destiny, love, and the choices that make a life, in this heartrending modern romance.
Celine Song’s debut feature is one of the year’s most heartfelt experiences, with a series of touching performances by the cast, and tight and thoughtful script that explores the human condition with great expertize. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and was the target of much praise at the Berlin Film Festival, making it absolutely one of the must see films of the first half of 2023.