|Madame Freedom (Ja-yubu-in)|
. Director : Han Hyung-mo
. Year : 1956
. Starring : Park Am,Kim Jeong-Rim,Yang Mi-Hee,Lee Min,Kim Dong-Won
. Special Feature :
- Actor Lee Min on <Madame Freedom>
- Kim Jong-won on <Madame Freedom>
- Interview by Art Director Noh In-taek
- Still gallery / Poster / Cast & Crew
. Subtitles : Korean, English
. 4:3 Full Screen | B/W | Dolbi Digital Mono | 124min
<Madame Freedom (Ja-yubu-in)>, the fourth film in the Korean Film Archive¡¯s classical collection, is a film directed by Han Hyeong-mo, who led the popular films of Korea in the 1950s. This film is the most representative film of the ¡®50s as well as the greatest box office hit, and brought about the fiercest debate in Korean film history, dealing with the affair of a professor¡¯s wife.
The DVD of <Madame Freedom> includes an introduction of the piece that explores the era when the film was made and the film¡¯s significance in Korean film history, as well as a foreword written by director Han Hyeong-mo. More notably, actor Lee Min, who played the part of Shin Choon-ho, the college student who has an affair with Madame Oh, the wife of a professor, recounts the social and cultural setting of the ¡®50s in the 40 minute documentary portion that is added as a special feature to the DVD.