Series/Themes: Korean Film Series
Film Year: 2021
Locations: South Korea
Film Length: 111 min.
Subtitles: English Subtitles
Director: Lee Tae-Gyeom
Featuring: Yoo Da-in, Oh Jung-se.
Jeong-eun, a tenacious young woman, refuses to submit to her company’s blatant attempts to have her quit her job. Despite being sent to work for a small subcontracting company filled with skeptical men who refuse to help her and being forced to face her fear of heights on the job, she perseveres. I Don’t Fire Myself unpacks inequity in the workplace, and shows one woman’s attempts to fight back. Introduction by Hyeyon Moon (UVA)
This is a foreign-language film presented with English subtitles.
This film is part of the Korean Film Series supported by Korean Cultural Center – Washington, D.C. and UVA Korea Society.
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