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Under the Sun (2016)

Original Title: Im Strahl der Sonne

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Genres
Documentary, Music & Musical, Drama
Runtime
1h 46min

Cast

Yu-Yong
Herself, Zin-Min's schoolmate
Hye-Yong
Herself, Zin-Min's schoolmate
Oh-Gyong
Herself, Zin-Min's schoolmate
Su-Yong
Herself
Kim Jong-un
Himself (archive footage)

Synopsis

Over the course of one year, this film follows the life of an ordinary Pyongyang family whose daughter was chosen to take part in Day of the Shining Star (Kim Jong-il's birthday) celebration. While North Korean government wanted a propaganda film, the director kept on filming between the scripted scenes. The ritualized explosions of color and joy contrast sharply with pale everyday reality, which is not particularly terrible, but rather quite surreal.

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