Memories of Murder may have put him on the international artform map and The Host may have hit a nerve with nerds everywhere, but Mother is where Bong Joon Ho comes into his own. The result is resplendent.
Korea has quickly become a hot spot for some of the most engaging female film performances in the world. This reputation is only bolstered by Kim Hye-ja's sharp turn as the resourceful Mother. PopMatters interviews Director Bong Joon Ho.