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Looking for North Koreans

Looking for North Koreans

A Feature film by Jéro Yun

Produced by Zorba Production

Production year : 2012

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Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

Zorba Production

Film exports/foreign sales :

La Luna Productions


South Korean director Jero Yun wants to know what his enemy brothers, the North Korean people, look like. His quest leads him to travel along the China-North Korean border. During his journey, he meets North Korean refugees who accept to tell him their heartbreaking stories.


Festivals & Awards

Winner of the Louis Lumière Documentary Fund, French Institute (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) 2011
Human Rights Film Festival 2014 / Official selection - Barcelona / NYC / Paris
Ethnocineca 2014 - Austria
Jury’s Special Prize - 5th Cinema Planeta International Film Festival, Cuernavaca 2013 – Mexico
Hamburg Film Festival 2013 – Germany
Festival Filmambiente Rio de Janeiro 2013 / "Act & Change" – Brazil
International Festival of Environmental films, Paris 2013 / Documentary Official Competition – France
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2012 – Czech Republic
(replays in Brussels, Belgium and Prague, Czech Republic)

Full credits (6)

Screenwriter :

Jéro Yun

Editors :

Jéro Yun, Virginie Véricourt

Music Composer :

Mathieu Regnault

Director of Photography :

Jéro Yun

Sound Editor :

Jules Wysocki

Sound Mixer :

Jules Wysocki

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction, Documentary

Production language :

French, Korean

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Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Runtime :

1 h 1 min

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Approval :

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