Minari (Lee Isaac Chung, 2020, 35mm, 115 mins)
Lee Isaac Chung in person! New print! Chung’s finely observed autobiographical drama sees Steven Yeun as the head of a hardscrabble immigrant family in search of the American dream on a farm in 1980s Arkansas. “A gentle, truthful, and tender story” (Glenn Whipp) that is “funny, sad, inspiring, and ultimately universal” (Ann Hornaday). In English and Korean with English subtitles. 35m print from the Yale Film Archive.
The “Treasures from the Yale Film Archive” series is presented with support from Paul L. Joskow ’70 M.Phil., ’72 Ph.D.