In Between Days
In Between Days (2007)

Aimie, a newly arrived Korean immigrant teenager, has fallen in love with her best and only friend, Tran. She tries to express her feelings for him, but is scared of losing their friendship. Their misunderstood affection for each other… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 27, 2007
DVD Release Date: November 20, 2007
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: In Between Days is a moving, artistic slice-of-life indie film.

Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly

This superb debut feature by Korean-American director So Yong Kim seems to be constructed entirely of the ineffable and intangible, those fleeting moments that most movies treat as throwaways.

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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly

A quiet specimen of personal storytelling at its most exciting.

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Emanuel Levy

Centering on a young immigrant Korean girl in Toronto, this Sundance indie marks the feature debut of a gifted female director.

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Bill Stamets
Chicago Sun-Times

This artfully muted film pays off with a desperate act of eloquence.

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Noel Murray
AV Club

In Between Days plays like a teen movie with all the narration removed.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

There's an authenticity about this work that gives it a chilling flavor.

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Joshua Katzman
Chicago Reader

Kim keeps dialogue to a minimum and provides the barest of story arcs, using a handheld camera to probe subtle shifts of emotion in her nonprofessional actors.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

While Kim is unable to keep us riveted on her near-silent performance, the script and direction have a gentle sensitivity, subtly addressing cultural divisions while reminding us that angst, at least, is universal.

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John Thomason
Orlando Weekly

In Between Days is a wise and beautiful study of yearning and repression.

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