Women Above Men
Women Above Men
Theatrical poster to Women Above Men
Director Shin Sang-ok[1]
Producer Shin Sang-ok
Planner Park Haeng-cheol)
Screenplay Gwak Il-ro)
Assistant director Lee Gyeong-tae)
Art director Chung Woo-taek)
Music Hwang Mun-pyeong)
Cinematographer Choi Seung-woo)
Editor O Seong-hwan)
Lighting Ma Yong-cheon)
Sound recording Sim Jae-hun)
(Yu Chang-geuk)
Production studio Shin Films
Released October 16, 1969
Running time 88 min.
Budget approx. KRW 10,000,000[2]
Debut theatre Myeongbo
Attendance 48,044
IMDb profile
KMDb profile

Women Above Men or Women Placed Above Men (여성상위시대 / 女性上位時代 - Yeoseong sangwi shidae) is a 1969 film directed by Shin Sang-ok.[1]


With her understanding new husband, a woman in contemporary 1960s South Korea attempts to live a life of gender equality despite the interference of her old-fashioned in-laws.[1]




  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "여성상위시대" (in Korean). Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2011-07-11.
  2. Women Above Men (1969) at the Internet Movie Database

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