All posts tagged north korea

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A Land Without Ads
On: October 10, 2013   |   By: admin   |   Under: Behind The Scenes, North Korea

How many images do you see everyday that sell you something? They’re on your mobile, newsfeeds, Facebook, bus stops, trains and the backs of taxis. ...

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Entertainment, Pyongyang-Style
On: October 10, 2013   |   By: admin   |   Under: Behind The Scenes, North Korea

People in Pyongyang know how to have fun. This was news to me, after all the dire stories we’re fed on the newsfeeds about brainwashed citizens, mov...

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Flying Air Koryo: Stuff I Didn’t Expect
On: October 10, 2013   |   By: admin   |   Under: Behind The Scenes, North Korea, Propaganda

1. The Air Hostesses are REALLY nice The Hostesses of Air Koryo  The first thing you notice, when you step inside the squeaky-clean cabin of Air Kory...

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How Do You Get Inside The Most Isolated Nation On Earth?
On: October 8, 2013   |   By: admin   |   Under: Aim High, Behind The Scenes, North Korea

In 2012, thanks to the charming Nick Bonner (filmmaker, tour operator, art collector, and walking encyclopedia of all things North Korea), my cinemato...

Director Anna Broinowski at the Dear Leader’s statue: Mansudae Hill, Pyongyang.
Why AIM HIGH IN CREATION?
On: October 8, 2013   |   By: admin   |   Under: Aim High, Gas Fracking, Kim Jong-il

Crazy, right? I made a film about North Korean propaganda cinema. The crazy part is, it contained a short North Korean-style drama, made by an Aussie ...