Borderline
Faraway Land

2h 15min   |   KOREAN

| Subtiles English/Chinese/Japanese

| Director/Script Seewoo Kim

| DOP Damien Beebe

| Location Korea/China

Documentary on the unsung heroes of Koreas independence fight against Japanese imperialism and occupation of the Korean peninsular. The Korean independence fighters came in many different forms but nevertheless they all gave their lives for the freedom of their motherland Joseon only to see it divided with comrades and family fighting eachother for their ideologies and foreign influence. The documentary film follows the history of Yaksan Kim, Won-bong and his Euiyeoldan and genius composer Jung, Yul-seong and their ultimate sacrifices for Joseon. After 75 years the divided Koreas are technically still at war. 

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Borderline - Faraway Land

 

Documentary on the unsung heroes of Korea's independence fight against Japanese imperialism and occupation of the Korean peninsular. The Korean independence fighters came in many different forms but nevertheless, they all gave their lives for the freedom of their motherland Joseon only to see it divided with comrades and family fighting each other for their ideologies and foreign influence. 

History - Yaksan Kim Wonbong's dream of an independent Korea, what will the liberated motherland look like?

Reality - How will the Republic of Korea, which is divided into North and South, the confrontation of the left and the right, view the current sentiment?

Question - Are these people anti-Japanese occupation warriors? Or are they an enemy of the Republic of Korea?

Shaded - Confrontation and logic of people who remember them differently!

Documentary - Genius Musician Jeong Yul-seong Why can't he return home?