NEON has released a brand new Broker trailer for CJ ENM’s forthcoming South Korean drama. The film stars Parasite actor Song Kang-ho, whose performance as a baby thief won him the Best Actor Award at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival. The film is set to make its U.S. debut in select theaters starting on December 26.
The video features two baby thieves as they try to find a new home for a baby boy abandoned by his young mother. However, the mother unexpectedly shows up in hopes of ensuring that her baby will be given to good people. Through their journey, an unconventional family will slowly form between them.
Check out the official Broker trailer below:
Broker is being led by Song Kang-ho (Memories of Murder, Parasite), Gang Dong-won (Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula), Bae Doona (Sense8), Lee Joo-young (Itaewon Class), and K-Pop superstar Lee Ji-eun aka IU (Hotel del Luna).
“Sanghyeon is always struggling from debt, and Dongsu works at a baby box facility,” reads the synopsis. “On a rainy night, they steal the baby Woosung, who was left in the baby box, to sell him at a good price. Meanwhile, detectives were watching, and they quietly track them down to capture the crucial evidence.”
Broker is written and directed by Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda, who is best known for his acclaimed works such as Like Father, Like Son and Shoplifters.