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Film program Allied Museum & Bali Cinema: A look at Korea

On the occasion of the exhibition “DMZ – The Last Frontier of the Cold War”, the Bali Cinema and the Allied Museum are dedicating a jointly curated film program to the history and society of Korea since 1945. The film is in Korean with English subtitles, the lecture in German.


All films will be shown at the Bali Kino, Teltower Damm 33, 14169 Berlin.


To the movie:


A North Korean father enters China illegally to buy medicine for his sick wife, which turns out to be a more difficult undertaking than originally thought. After his mother's death, the couple's son has to make his own way through life in North Korea. A film about human fates inside and outside the isolated country.


The curator of the exhibition “DMZ – The Last Frontier of the Cold War”, Florian Pauls, will introduce the film in advance.


Directed by Kim Tae-kyun, 2008 • Length: 107 min. • in color • Original with English subtitles


To the exhibition:

Photographer Park Jongwoo received permission to document the militarized landscape along the border between North and South Korea in 2009 and 2010. The Allied Museum is dedicating the exhibition “DMZ – The Last Frontier of the Cold War” to his photographs. It can be seen in the Allied Museum until March 31, 2024.
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Price: €5.00