Kim Ki Duk’s "The Bow" in August
Tartan Video have announced the UK DVD release of The Bow on 13th August 2007 priced at £19.99. This recent film by Korean director Kim Ki Duk’s will be presented in anamorphic widescreen with stereo, DD5.1 and DTS Surround audio options. Extras are limited to the original trailer.
Synopsis: An old man has been raising a young girl since she was a baby. Living on the coast in his boat, they live a relatively simple life, hiring the boat to fisherman as well as telling fortunes using a bow and arrow. They also plan to marry when she reaches her 17th birthday. But she's 16 now, and when a young teenager joins then on a trip, their relationship, it awakens deeper feelings of desire and jealousy. Newly rising passions threaten to upset and destroy their previously undisturbed harmony. Can the old man retain his control or will she asserts her own identity?