Thread of Lies
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- Movie: Thread of Lies (English title) / Elegant Lies (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Wooahan Geojitmal
- Hangul: 우아한 거짓말
- Director: Lee Han
- Writer: Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (novel), Lee Sook-Yun, Lee Han
- Producer: Kim Jae-Joong, No Bong-Jo, Kim Dong-Woo
- Cinematographer: Lee Seung-Hyeob
- Release Date: March 13, 2014
- Runtime: 117 Min.
- Distributor: Movie Collage
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
"Thread of Lies" deals with the aftereffects of a suicide by a 14-year-old girl. The story follows the mother, older sister and others who knew the young girl.
- Based on the novel "Wooahan Geojitmal" by Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (published November 20, 2009 by Changbi Publishers).
- Writer Kim Ryeo-Ryeong also wrote novel "Won-Deuk Yi," which was adapted into the 2011 movie "Punch" and also directed by Lee Han.
- Filming began August 28, 2013 and finished November 4, 2013.
|Kim Hee-Ae||Ko Ah-Sung||Kim Hyang-Gi||Kim You-Jung||Sung Dong-Il|
Additional Cast Members:
- Yoo Ah-In - Choo Sang-Bak
- Chun Woo-Hee - Mi-Ran
- Yoo Yeon-Mi - Mi-Ra
- Park Soo-Young - Mr. Lim
- Kim Jung-Young - Hwa-Yeon's mother
- Lee Jae-Gu - Hwa-Yeon's father
- Han Sung-Yong - Park (Chinese restaurant delivery man)
- Kim Ji-Hoon - Hyun-Sook's co-worker (dumplings guy)
- Lee Hee-Won - Teacher Lee
- Lee Young-Eun - Mi-So
- Park Ji-Young - Soo-Kyoung
- Lee Seung-Joon - Man-Ji's teacher
- 2014 (19th) Busan International Film Festival - Oct. 2-11, 2014 - Korean Cinema Today: Panorama