Hanyo (The Housemaid) 2010



A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to a dark consequences. Eun-yi is hired as an au pair for Hae-ra (pregnant with twins) and her rich husband Hoon. Eun-yi's primary task is watching the couple's young daughter, Nami. Eun-yi is eager to connect to Nami, who gradually warms to her. Hoon begins to secretly flirt with Eun-yi, enticing her with glasses of wine and his piano playing, and they eventually begin a sexual relationship. Despite the affair, Eun-yi is still warm and friendly to Hoon's oblivious wife, Hae-ra. She even expresses enthusiasm and delight at the progress of Hae-ra's pregnancy.

Reviews
Chris Chang, The Housemaid, in: Filmcomment, nr. 1 (January/February), 2011 pp. 72
T.C., The Housemaid, in: Studio Ciné Live, nr. 19, 2010 pp. 26
Birgit Roschy, Das Hausmädchen, in: epd Film, nr. 4, 2011 pp. 48-49
Author:Chris Chang
Title:The Housemaid
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:72
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Hanyo (2010)
Author:T.C.
Title:The Housemaid
in:
Magazine:Studio Ciné Live
Nr.:19
Year:2010
Pp:26
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Hanyo (2010)
Author:Birgit Roschy
Title:Das Hausmädchen
in:
Magazine:epd Film
Nr.:4
Year:2011
Pp:48-49
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Hanyo (2010)

Hanyo
(The Housemaid)

South Korea 2010

Directed by
Sang-soo Im

Cast
Do-yeon Jeon
So-ri Moon

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Year:2010
Running time:106 minutes
Country:South Korea
Language:Korean
English

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