North Korean Cinema | Hong Kil Dong & O Youth!
North Korean cinema has been long-dominated by large-scale propaganda pieces designed to inspire national pride and other revolutionary emotions in the viewer. Films such as Wolmi-do (Wolmi island) tells the story of a battle group defending an island off the coast of Inchon during the Korean conflict. The film, based on a true story, sees a battlegroup holding out against the US-led invasion of Inchon led by General MacArthur. The film is an example of classic North Korean c