The Fantastic (2020)

  • Documentary
  • 30min

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[ENGLISH] Based on conversations recorded in Seoul with former citizens of North Korea, The Fantastic evokes the way in which North Koreans have fantasised about the world beyond the DPRK by secretly watching forbidden western fictional films.


[FRANÇAIS] À partir de conversations enregistrées à Séoul avec des ex-ressortissant.e.s de Corée du Nord, The Fantastic évoque la manière dont les Nord-Coréen.ne.s ont fantasmé le monde extérieur en regardant clandestinement des films occidentaux.

Director

Maija Blåfield

Screenwriter

Maija Blåfield

Cinematographer

Maija Blåfield

Languages

Korean, English

Subtitles

English

Country

Finland

Bonus Content

18m
Q&A The Fantastic

Meet Maija Blafield, Director of The Fantastic