Sol Keo is a bad-looking man. But when he hears from his aunt that his mother held the sun in her dream of forthcoming conception, he admires the sun and mother. He devotes all of his passion for painting beautiful ladies. Since his bride is shocked to death at first night due to his ugly features, Sol Keo falls down in anguish and parts with his close friends such as a barmaidand a rich man’s concubine Chun Shim. Because of this, he can not finish his work and he only paints a woman’s body for 10 years since he can’t describe the real beauty’s expression. One day, he meets a blind girl who opens her eyes miraculously. As she is dying, she touches his painting brush. Then a drop of ink splashes into his work and the ink is in the place of the beauty’s eyes. So his painting of the beauty is finally completed.
A Story of A Crazy Painter: Gwanghwasa
Release Date: Nov 28, 1974
Duration: 1 hr. 29 min.
Country: South Korea
Native Title: 광화사
Content Rating: Not Yet Rated
Alternative Titles: A Story of A Crazy Painter: Kwanghwasa, Gwanghwasa, Kwanghwasa, Crazy Painter