The film is composed of three different stories of contemporary gay life in South Korea. “Camellia” is of two old buddies having reunited as life went by, – a local and his recently-in-Seoul-living family-man partner. “Drifting Island” is of a family man found this solace in unexpected holiday affairs with a male local driver. “La Traviatta” is of a widow visiting a ceased husband’s male lover.
The Bogil island is the witness of 3 love stories: In “Kim Chu-ja”, Chun-ha sees his old boyfriend on TV and decides to call him and go with him and his daughter to the Bogil island in a try to take up their relationship again.
In “Drifting Island” a taxi driver and a mechanic live their difficult love story only when are in the island.
Finally, in “La Traviata”, a woman goes to the island, looking for her ex-husband’s boyfriend, who now runs a cottage with his current boyfriend.
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Original Title: Dongbaek-kkot
Country: South Korea
Director: Jin-sung Choi, Hee-il Leesong, Joon-moon So
Stars: Hwang Choon-ha, Lee Eung-jae, Jeong Hae-Shim
Run time: 90 min