This documentary film follows a North Korean family through the year they
prepare their daughter to join the Korean Children's Union. Tightly controlled
by North Korean handlers, the small Russian crew still managed to film some
unauthorized footage to balance the film's point of view.
This is a special presentation in conjunction with Shepherd
University's Common Reading Program. Post-film discussion led by Dr. Marat
About Shepherd University's
Common Reading Program.
About the writer Hyeonseo Lee.
About the director Vitaly Mansky.
Other background on the film.
A selection of reviews of the film.