Jo Hyun-tak’s K drama Snowdrop, starring popular Blackpink member Jisoo and Jung Hae-in takes us back several years to the year 1987 when South Korea was in the midst of political turmoil and people were protesting against their sovereignty and demanding democracy. It started by giving us a glimpse into the lives of Hosu University hostel students, their hard time getting home, the consistent rules of the bedrooms, and humorous jokes among the girls living in the hostel.
WHAT IS SNOWDROP ABOUT?
‘Snowdrop’ focuses on the lives of Lim Soo-ho and Eun Yeong-ro, who meet and fall in love at first sight, but life has other plans for them. Set in South Korea in 1987, the first episode of the series center revolves around the foundation of Soo-ho and Yeong-ro’s first encounter, which changed their lives. The episode also focuses on the shocking mysteries about Soo-ho and concludes with an amazing cliffhanger regarding the fate of a student.
SNOWDROP EPISODE 1 RECAP
Episode 1 of the K-Drama opens in the spring of 1987 at Hosu Woman’s University. Dorm 207 Room is home to the first-year sophomores Eun Yeong-ro and Yoon Seol-hui, as well as senior college students Ko Hye-ryeong and Yeo Jeong-min. The dorm phone desktop is used by Gye Bun-ok, who is the same age as the adult students.
Elsewhere, members of the Aemin Party, the ruling party, celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Dongsim Society. Present was the Secretary-General, Nam Tae-il, who was ranked second among the party members. Also, in the running for office are Eun Chang-su, Director of the Agency for National Security Planning (ANSP), ranked third.
After the meeting, Tae-il and Chang-su met separately with the President of the Aemin Party about the progress of Operation Phoenix. Chang-su outlines a plan to kidnap Professor Han In-seop, an expert on the opposition, and to make it appear that the opposition is working with the support of North Korea.
WHEN AND WHERE TO WATCH SNOWDROP EPISODE 2
Episode Two of Snowdrop aired on 24th December 2021. The show can be streamed on Disney plus Hotstar with English subtitles. If you don’t have Disney plus, you can try websites like Kissasian or Dramacool.
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