Korean GENOCIDE – dir. Seung-il Chon

Original Film Title: Korean GENOCIDE

Director’s Name: Seung-il Chon

Writer’s Name: Seung-il Chon

Country of Origin: Korea, Republic of

Country of Filming: Korea, Republic of

Language: Korean

Runtime: 18 minutes 36 seconds

Film Description:

Geumjeonggul in Goyang City, South Korea, was built for the purpose of mining gold during Japanese colonial period and was closed. In October 1950, during the Korean War, in Geumjeonggul, the police massacred hundreds of residents of Goyang without any legal procedures, and buried them deep in layers. And 71 years later, the bereaved families are still suffering and struggling in trauma.

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