The Housemaid


Dir. Im Sang-soo (2010).
Im Sang-soo’s perverse remake of South Korea’s most famously perverse cult film, a ferociously tawdry and moralizing domestic melodrama, sowed confusion at Cannes last May—in part because this professional prankster had transformed the local classic into a parodic French art thriller.

Wed., Sept. 22, 6:30 p.m.; Fri., Sept. 24, 4:30 p.m., 2010