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4_59

  • Duration: 1 h 20
  • South Korea
  • For all
  • 241 vues

Homo Ludens

A comedy where the comic processes of circus deliver up a message of hope.

A poetic and dark comedy inspired by Samuel Beckett's Endgame. Blending everyday life and clowning, 4-59 reminds us of the essential things in life.


The Homo Ludens company presents a subtle and delicate performance that makes us laugh as it exploits the very fine line between comedy and tragedy. The originality of this show lies in its cathartic effect: the comic power of clowning and traditional circus applied to some powerful and very moving subjects.

Distribution and legal informations

Directed by: Nam Geungho
Actors: Nam Geungho, Lee Hoonhyuk, Lee Hoonjae, Gu Sunjin
In partnership with: Corée au Cœur
Aided by: the Korean Ministry for Culture and Tourism; the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in France; the Korean Cultural Centre; Korea Fondation; Arts Council Korea; Korean Office in France; Korean National Bureau for Tourism; the Chuncheon International Mime Festival; the Ministry for Foreign Affairs; the Ministry for Culture and Communication; AFAA
With the support of: Air France; Korean Air; Amore Pacific; Accor; Kia Motors; Lafarge; LG; Samsung

More informations

  • Place of capture : Le Palace
  • Collection : Mimos 2006

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