publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

The Power of Cinema on the Korean Peninsula

Samyel Lee;
Open Access English
  • Published: 30 Oct 2015
Abstract
Abstract: The Korean peninsula is constantly in a dynamic discussion of identity and direction. For South Korean society, it is no surprise that the Korean War and the existential threat that North Korea poses loom large over its collective conscience. Although mostly disregarded within scholarly discussions in international relations, cinema has always been, and continues to be, an insightful, powerful, and transformative forum. This essay discusses the ways in which cinema as an art form has been able to impact the way that South Korean society evolves, especially as an interpretative medium that argues for the ways in which the Korean demos should understand ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Cinema; Film; North Korea; Welcome to Dongmakgol; Post-modernism; Korean War.
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

The Power of Cinema on the Korean Peninsula

Samyel Lee;