South Korean director Kim Ki-duk says his reputation has been “significantly damaged” by sex assault claims and is suing. Photo: EPA-EFE

South Korean director Kim Ki-duk was accused of sexual assault by an actor. Now he’s suing for ‘MeToo damages’

  • The director accused a women’s rights group of ‘unfairly stigmatising him as a sexual predator’
  • Accused perpetrators of sexual assault can sue under defamation law, which makes libel a crime
Topic |   Sexual harassment and assault

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South Korean director Kim Ki-duk says his reputation has been “significantly damaged” by sex assault claims and is suing. Photo: EPA-EFE
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