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Runtime: 85 min.

Release: June 12, 2014

Director: Sung Ji-Hye

Producer: Lee Hyun-Seung, Hong Joon-Suk

Writer: Sung Ji-Hye

Country: South Korea

language: Korean

An American Friend

Migukin Chingu 미국인 친구
  • Movie
  • Korean
  • Mystery
  • Romance
  • Arthouse


To make a big score, Korean-American Peter (Nam Sung-Jin), travels to Seoul to sell a high-priced painting. He works for the U.S. intelligence service. In Seoul, he is followed by those aware that the painting is about to be sold. Peter is helped by a friend, Hye-Jin (Bae Jung-Hwa), and he attempts to sell the painting to novelist Ji-Yoon (Hwang Geum-Hee). She is inspired by the painting and begins to write a new novel.