College professor Su-young recounts to his class the tale of his first love. As a student in the 1980s, he meets a wild and eccentric girl who he names "Pippi", and is crushed when she later jumps to her death from a window. But soon after she magically reappears, and his life becomes increasingly surreal and bizarre.
Jung Kyung-ho ... Su-young (student)
Kim Min-sun ... Pippi
Cha Soo-yeon ... Su-ji
Jung Jin-young ... Su-young (professor)
For Eternal Hearts premiered as the opening film of the 11th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, held from July 12–21, 2007. From August 9, 2007 it was given a limited theatrical release in South Korea at independent theatre chain Spongehouse, where it received a total of 6,724 admissions nationwide and grossed (as of September 16, 2007) US$45,398. The film was later invited to the "Winds of Asia" category of the Tokyo International Film Festival, which opened on October 20, 2007.