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Dear Pyongyang

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 37 min.
  • Genres: Family & Personal Relationships, History, Interpersonal Relationships, Politics & Government

Synopsis

The political divide between Japan and South Korea is mirrored in the troubled relationship between a woman and her parents in this documentary. Filmmaker Yang Yonghi was born to ethnically Korean parents living in Japan; hoping to spare their three sons the severe prejudice they believe befalls Koreans in Japan, Yonghi's parents sent the boys to live with family in Korea, though they opted to keep their daughter Yonghi with them in Osaka. Yonghi took a camera crew with her to Korea as she visited her...more

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