Pain and secrets brought them together. Lena (Park Gi Rim) is a Russian woman of Korean descent. Escaping a life of pain in Russia, she agrees to come to Korea as the bride of Soon Goo (Kim Jae Man), a farmer who lives in the rural countryside. Dealing with his own painful memories, Soon Goo is happy to just spend time with Lena as they go about their simple lives on the farm. But as Lena’s feelings for Soon Goo deepens, she finds it harder for her to stay. Will Lena decide that leaving is the only way to deal with her feelings of guilt? “Dear Lena” is a 2016 South Korean film directed by Kim Do Won.