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Past lives / A24 presents ; in association with CJ Enm ; a Killer films production ; a 2AM production ; produced by David Hinojosa, Christine Vachon, Pamela Koffler ; written and directed by Celine Song.

Song, Celine, 1988- (film director,, screenwriter.). Hinojosa, David, 1976- (film producer.). Vachon, Christine, (film producer.). Koffler, Pamela R., (film producer.). Bear, Christopher, (composer.). Rossen, Daniel, 1982- (composer.). Danabassis, Katina, (costume designer.). Fraase, Keith, 1984- (film editor.). Yun, Grace (Production designer), (production designer.). Kirchner, Shabier, (director of photography.). Lee, Greta, 1982- (actor.). Yu, T'ae-o, 1981- (actor.). Magaro, John, 1983- (actor.). A24 (Firm), (production company.). CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm), (production company.). Killer Films, (production company.). 2AM (United States), (production company.). Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Greta Lee, Teo Yoo, John Magaro. (Cast).


Nora and Hae Sung, two deeply connected childhood friends, are wrested apart after Nora's family emigrates from South Korea. Two decades later, they are reunited in New York for one fateful week as they confront notions of destiny, love, and the choices that make a life.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California: Lionsgate, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2023.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: audio commentary with writer/director Celine Song and actors Greta Lee and Teo Yoo ; deleted scenes ; "Bound by fate: exploring Past lives" featurette.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Christopher Bear & Daniel Rossen ; costume designer, Katina Danabassis ; edited by Keith Fraase ; production designer, Grace Yun ; director of photography, Shabier Kirchner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Greta Lee, Teo Yoo, John Magaro.
Target Audience Note:
MPA rating: PG-13; for some strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD (region 1), wide screen; described video; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English and Korean dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Reunions > Drama.
Korea (South) > Drama.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Romantic plays.
Romance films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Available copies

  • 25 of 30 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 2 current holds with 30 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library DVD P (Text) 0001012542991 DVD New Available -

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