The Way Home / 집으로 is also a novel by Henry Handel Richardson. Sang-woo, a 7-year-old urban boy, is forced to live with his 77-year-old deaf-mute grandmother in a rural village while his mother looks for a job in Seoul. Angry and confused by the unfamiliar environment, he rejects her attempts to please him. But her kindness slowly touches his heart.
Directed by Lee Jeong-hyang
Written by Lee Jeong-hyang
Kim Eul-boon – Grandmother
Yu Seung-ho – Sang-woo
Dong Hyo-hee – Sang-woo’s Mother
Release date 5 April 2002 (South Korea)
Running time 80 min
Tagline: Discover the magical movie that has captured the heart of a nation.