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Red Tomb (레드 툼)

레드 툼 (re-deu tum)

Directed by Gu Jahywan (구자환)

Screenplay by

Documentary

97min | Release date in South Korea :

Synopsis
From the time of Korea's liberation from Japan until a ceasefire was called to the Korean War in 1953, more than 1,000,000 civilians were sacrificed. It became a back and forth slaughter between the left and the right, but the slaughter of many victims also came at the hands of South Korean armed forces, right-wing groups, and bombing by US troops. In the middle of it all, as a level of preventative measure during the early stages of the Korean War, were the detained and massacred National Guidance Alliance members. Of the estimated 230,000-450,000 members across the country, the majority were farmers, and were people with no interest in political ideology. For no other reason than joining a government-made enlightenment group, these people, without even receiving a trial, were falsely victimized. All because of national ideological standards that had nothing directly to do with the Korean War.

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  • [HanCinema's Film Review] "Red Tomb"

    2015/08/01
    Before and during the Korean War, the South Korean government made a point of murdering people, often in large numbers, on the suspicion of their being Communists. Disturbingly, the elderly interviewees in "Red Tomb" have taken this as such a matter-of-fact detail of life that they barely even flinch when director Gu Jahywan or anyone else asks them where the bodies are buried. This is the face of successful government-sponsored mass-murder- No Regret, no anger, this was just a thing that happened,...More

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 Produced by
 Gu Jahywan (구자환)
Staff
 Gu Jahywan (구자환)
 Producer
 Gu Jahywan (구자환)
 Cinematographer
 Gu Jahywan (구자환)
 Editor
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97 min 
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Airing dates : 2015/07/09
South Korean Box Office
Source : www.cine21.com & www.kobis.or.kr
As of 2015.07.19 : 1 974  admissions (total)
As of 2015.07.12 : 1 222  admissions (total)

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