Dear Pyongyang

July 10, 2007
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Film past event

Tuesday, July 10
6:30 pm

Winner at the Sundance Film Festival and Berlinale Film Festival!

New York Premiere. 2006, 107 min., digital video, color. Directed by Yonghi Yang.

At times playful, other times confrontational, Yang questioningly chronicles her father’s devout loyalty to North Korea since emigrating to Japan in the 1950s. Yang reveals exceptional footage of North Korea’s daily life during a trip to visit her brothers, who were all sent there as teenagers. In this deeply personal documentary, Yang reconciles her father’s politics with the love they share as father and daughter.

Tickets: $10/ $7 members & seniors/ $4.50 students*. Purchase tickets online below or call the Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon-Fri, 10 am – 4:45 pm.


* The Special Student Discount, reduced from $10 to $4.50, is made possible by the generous support of The Globus Family (Ticket discount is available for the first 700 tickets).

See overview of JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film.

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2007
  • 6:30 pm