Eternal Sleep

Eternal Sleep


Total votes: 15

Release Date: Jul 1, 2021

Duration: 55 min.

Year: 2021

Rank: #99999

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 영면

Content Rating: Not Yet Rated

Alternative Titles: Yeongmyeon

Genre: Drama


1. “Helper” (도우미, Doumi)
Future Korea, where the National Pension Service has bottomed out and health insurance has gone bankrupt, where hospital and price of medicine skyrocketed, the government is implementing a doctor-assisted suicide policy to control the elderly population as opposed to the birth control policy of the 1970s. After giving up on pediatrics that he wanted to be his means to earn money for his father’s dementia and for hiscaregiver, he instead became a ‘helper’ and assisted his first ‘help. To Myeong Jin who is confused over his guilt and values as a doctor, the next guest appears.

2. “Portrait of the Deceased” (영정, Yeongjeong)
Seong Joo (male, 45), who runs a photo studio, hangs himself from guilt over the death of his family, but survives without dying. How will the life of the Seong Joo change after suicide?

3. “Photo” (사진, Sajin)
Jin Cheol, who used to run a photo studio, is about to leave after handing over the photo studio he had to his father one day due to a time limit.

4. “Wish ” (소원, Sowon)
Jeong Soon, a mother who takes care of her son Si Yeong, who has been in a coma for 12 years, reaches a situation where she can no longer endure and prepares for suicide together, but faces a small miracle.

(Source: HanCinema)


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