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1.

Nim a, Kŭ Kang Ŭl Kŏnnŏji Mao

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"There live a couple known as '100-year-old lovebirds'. Like characters in a fairy tale, the husband is strong like a woodman, and the wife full of charms like a princess. They dearly love each other, wear traditional Korean clothes all the time, and still fall asleep hand in hand. However, death, quietly sits between them, like a thief. This film starts from this moment, and follows the couple until the last moments of their 76-year marriage. "--Korean Movie Database (KMDb).
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Chisŭl =: Ji Seul

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"In 1948, as the government issued the communists? eviction to the Jeju Island, the military invaded a calm and peaceful village. Running away from the military, the townsfolk get into the cave. They try to hide to survive but there seems no hope like the dark cave. As time goes by, people are suffering from severe cold and hunger staying in the cave. One day, it still seems nothing changed. And a man who worries about his pigs at home, is trying to get back home to feed them but the rest strictly stop him. With nothing but frustration, people start fall apart debating if they should move to the higher mountain or just stay in the cave." - See more at: http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20120108#sthash.ojhAWX0I.dpuf
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Owŏlae: Mottahan Owŏl Ŭi Iyagi = No Name Stars

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"On May 18, 1980, the city of Gwangju rose up against the oppressive military regime of dictator Chun Doo Hwan. Known as the Gwangju Uprising, this democracy movement was brutally suppressed by the government, and is now remembered as one of the most important events of modern Korean history. Directed by Kim Tae Il, the 2010 documentary No name stars looks back on the Gwangju democracy movement upon its 30th anniversary. The film brings together personal and collective memories of the Gwangju movement through interviews with the normal everyday people who stepped forth in those fateful days that would come to define and transform modern Korea. The documentary also touches on the conflicts over the Gwangju legacy today, as displayed during the fight over the preservation of the Gwangj [...]
DVD
2012; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Koyohan Ach'im Ŭi Nara Esŏ: Im Land Der Morgenstille

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Made by German ministry in 1925, this program shows their journey to Korea and life, culture, and religion in Korea in 1920s.
DVD
2009; 1927
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

Uljima T'onjŭ: Sudan Ŭi Syubaich'ŏ Ko Yi T'ae-Sŏk Sinbu = Don't Cry for Me, Sudan

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"In February 2010, Tonj Brass Band, the pride of South Sudan, marches toward a small village in Southern Sudan, Africa. The boys in the front hold the picture of a man, smiling brightly. The villagers cannot believe he is dead, and they cry for Tonj's father. They are the Dinka, the tallest people in the world. Their lives have been stained with anger and hatred and plagued by poverty and disease. They risk their lives to protect their families and livestock. They are strong and brave, thinking that tears are the biggest disgrace. They never show tears no matter what. But now, tears fall from their eyes. They cry for priest Lee Tae-seok, who passed away in Tonj, a barren land, at the age of 48. He is the father of Tonj, a doctor, a teacher, a conductor, and an architect for the peopl [...]
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gusbai P'yongyang

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A Korean-Japanese daughter tries to understand her father's sworn political loyalty to North Korea.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Old Partner: Wŏnangsori

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An eloquent, but gut-wrenching peek into the reality of Choi Won-Kyun and his relationship with his 40-year-old ox. There is no denying that this particular ox is a beast of burden, but it is also cherished and loved as the old man's constant and dependable companion. The old man and his ox trudge along slowly, crippled, and with a quiet defiance proving a love and loyalty that can only be shared by a man and his animal.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Juche Idea

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Jim Finn uses a "mockumentary" style to comment on the Juche philosophy as espoused by North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and how it applies to propaganda, film and art. Inspired by the real-life story of the South Korean director kidnapped in the 70's to invigorate the North Korean film industry.
DVD
2011; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Zen Buddhism: In Search of Self

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Following a tradition dating back over 1,000 years, two dozen Buddhist nuns gather for a ninety day period of meditation, fasting and contemplation deep in the mountains of South Korea.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Back to the Soil

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A young Korean couple leaves the city to become farmers. They struggle to survive economically from the land, while trying to balance their political activism and family life.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sa-I-Gu: From Korean Women Perspectives

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Explores the embittering effect the Rodney King verdict and riot had on Korean American women shopkeepers who suffered more than half of the material losses in the conflict. Film underscores the shattering of the American dream while taking the media to task for playing up the "Korean-Black" aspect of the rioting.
VHS
1995; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
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Songhwan: A Repatriation

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In the spring of 1992, Kim Dong-won, the film's director, met two long-term political prisoners who were charged with being communist spies from North Korea. During their 30 years in jail, the prisoners never gave up their allegiance to communism and North Korea. When they were finally released from prison, they began living in the Kim's neighborhood, and he became quite close with one of the prisoners, Cho Chang-son. Kim's film documents the former prisoners' return to mainstream Korean society and their campaign for repatriation.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Aegukcha Keim: Patriot Games

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Documentary film on defining patriotism by interviewing and listening to people's opinions.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Chinsil Ŭi Mun: The Gate of Truth

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Documentary film shows if Lieut. Kim Hun's death is a suicide as the case is claimed.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Michʻin Sigan: Mad Minutes

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Documentary film on personal narratives of Vietnamese civilians about the Korean soldiers during Vietnamese conflict, 1961-1975.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Najŭn Moksori 2: Habitual Sadness

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"A follow-up documentary [to 'The Murmuring,'] this film was initiated at the request of the women, who asked that Byun Young-joo film their new rural home and also document the last days of a group member who had been diagnosed with cancer. In this film we wee the women gaining self-confidence, eventually moving behind the camera themselves to utilize the medium of film as a means of both protest and healing."--Container.
DVD
2005; 1997
Clemons (Stacks)
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Najŭn Moksori 1

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A documentary about the past and present experiences of a group of "comfort women" who during World War II were abducted and forced into sexual servitude for the Japanese army.
DVD
2005; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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Yŏngmae: Sanja Wa Chugŭnja Ŭi Hwahae = Mudang : Reconciliation Between the Living and the Dead

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Documentary that reflects the unique characteristics of Korean shamanism (mu) and shamans (mudang).
DVD
2006; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fashion Express Dongdaemun

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Explains how clothing trade is done at the Tongdaemun Sijang in Seoul, Korea and how world-wide fashion starts from the Tongdaemun market place.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Inʼgan Ŭl Wihan Sinjŏn Chongmyo: Shrine for Human Beings, Jongmyo

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Jongmyo is the royal ancestrial shrine of the Josecon Dynasty. Shows ancestor memorial rites and ceremonies. Jongmyo was designated as World Heriage by UNESCO in 1995.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)