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KOREAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL NEW YORK (KAFFNY): OCTOBER 24-26 at Village East Cinema

KOREAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL NEW YORK (KAFFNY): OCTOBER 24-26 at Village East Cinema

The annual Korean American Film Festival New York proudly celebrates its seventh edition as the only artistic program of its kind in New York dedicated to the Korean War and North Korea in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice. KAFFNY opens with the unique pairing of critically acclaimed short ‘MEMORY OF

Review: ‘Comrade Kim Goes Flying’

Directed by Nicholas Bonner, Anja Daelemans, Kim Gwang Hun Written by Sing Myong-Sik & Kim Chol Staring Han Jong-sim, Pak Chung-Guk, Ri Yong-Ho “Comrade Kim Goes Flying” is the first movie of its kind. Co-financed by Western producers and helmed by directors Kim Gwang Hun (North Korean), Nicholas Bonner (English), and Anja Daelemans (Belgian), it

Interview: Nicholas Bonner (Co-Director – ‘Comrade Kim Goes Flying’)

A delightful, winning, life-affirming fable about a young coal miner’s pursuit of her dream to become an acrobat, ‘Comrade Kim Goes Flying‘ marks a milestone in film history: it is the first collaboration of its kind made entirely in North Korea. This charming film wears its heavy historical mantle with grace, weaving a lovely, light-hearted

Landmark North Korea, UK & Belgian Collaboration ‘Comrade Kim Goes Flying’ Plays Film Society of Lincoln Center – Friday, July 5, 2013

A delightful, winning, life-affirming fable about a young coal miner’s pursuit of her dream to become an acrobat, ‘Comrade Kim Goes Flying‘ marks a milestone in film history: it is the first collaboration of its kind made entirely in North Korea. This charming film wears its heavy historical mantle with grace, weaving a lovely, light-hearted

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