Shown in Korean with English subtitles.

MIT Global Languages and MIT-Korea present Korean Film Night

Ode to My Father (국제시장)
Thursday March 14
5PM to 8 PM
Bush Room (10-105)

Free and open to MIT students..

Join us for the screening and Korean chicken and tteokbokki.

About the film

Ode to My Father depicts South Korean history from the 1950s to the present day through the life of an ordinary man as he experiences events such as the Hungnam evacuation of 1950 during the Korean War the government’s decision to dispatch nurses and miners to West Germany in the 1960s and the Vietnam War.


Directed by Yoon Je-kyoon
South Korean drama (2014)
Starring: Hwang Jung-minYunjin Kim
Running time 130 minutes