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The Tale of Chun Hyang

1980

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  • This is perhaps the most beautiful movie of the bunch and the one that feels less its weight in terms of length (over two hours), with bright colors and even poetic sequences in which the editing fades the couple‚Äôs faces together in a corny yet still transcending way, especially when they send poems to each other. In a way, this is the film that better represents what a North Korean film is: bright, loud, filled with tears, chockfull of songs, like a Mexican soap opera.