Japanese

Soup and Ideology


JAPAN, KOREA / 2021 / 118 min
Director: Yang Yonghi

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Confronting half of her mother’s life—her mother who had survived the Jeju April 3 Incident—the director tries to scoop out disappearing memories. A tale of family, which carries on from Dear Pyongyang (YIDFF 2005), carving out the cruelty of history, and questioning the precarious existence of the nation-state.

* This film will not be screened online. They are still eligible for awards at YIDFF 2021.