Thread of Lies

Thread of Lies 우아한 거짓말
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Thread of Lies: Because of middle schooler Cheon-ji’s (Kim Hyang-Gi) unexpected suicide, her mother Hyun-sook (Kim Hee-Ae) and older sister Man-ji (Ko Ah-Sung) are driven out of their home and move to another apartment.

By chance, Man-ji hears a story that might relate to the suicide after meeting her dead sister’s friends. Tracking down clues, Man-ji discovers that Cheon-ji’s best friend, Hwa-yeon (Kim You-Jung) is behind all the events that happened. While seeking for the secret behind her sister’s death, Man-ji finds out that Cheon-ji left notes in red knitting balls.

  • Movie: Thread of Lies (English title) / Elegant Lies (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Wooahan Geojitmal
  • Hangul: 우아한 거짓말
  • Director: Lee Han
  • Writer: Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (novel), Lee Sook-Yun, Lee Han, Kim Dong-Woo
  • Producer: Kim Jae-Joong, No Bong-Jo, Kim Dong-Woo
  • Cinematographer: Lee Seung-Hyeob
  • Release Date: March 13, 2014
  • Runtime: 117 Min.
  • Distributor: Movie Collage


“Thread of Lies” deals with the aftereffects of a suicide by a 14-year-old girl. The story follows the mother, older sister and others who knew the young girl.


  1. Thread of Lies is based on novel “Wooahan Geojitmal” by Kim Ryeo-Ryeong (published November 20, 2009 by Changbi Publishers).

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