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Under the Sun
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Under the Sun
A slightly older documentary about North Korea so some of you have probably seen it by now but for those who haven't, it differs from a lot of the other documentaries out there because it features unapproved footage.

I'll PM a link to anyone interested.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Under_the_Sun_(2015_film)

Quote:The film follows a year in the life of a family in Pyongyang, North Korea as their daughter Zin-mi prepares to join the Korean Children's Union on the Day of the Shining Star (Kim Jong-il's birthday).

The film opens with the words, "The script of this film was assigned to us by the North Korean side. They also kindly provided us with an around-the-clock escort service, chose our filming locations and looked over all the footage we shot to make sure we did not make any mistakes in showing the life of a perfectly ordinary family in the best country in the world."
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RE: Under the Sun
Bella Morte-chan, why do you watch such depressing films?
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:02)purplepurpose Wrote: Bella Morte-chan, why do you watch such depressing films?

I find them interesting, but I also understand why they aren't everybody's cup of tea, so to speak.

Let's just hope the North Korean regime collapses.
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:19)Bella Morte Wrote:
(3rd January 2017, 06:02)purplepurpose Wrote: Bella Morte-chan, why do you watch such depressing films?

I find them interesting, but I also understand why they aren't everybody's cup of tea, so to speak.

Let's just hope the North Korean regime collapses.

Will your hopes ease the suffering of those asians or shorten the lifespan of tyranny there?
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:23)purplepurpose Wrote: Will your hopes ease the suffering of those asians or shorten the lifespan of tyranny there?

Of course not.
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:23)purplepurpose Wrote:
(3rd January 2017, 06:19)Bella Morte Wrote: I find them interesting, but I also understand why they aren't everybody's cup of tea, so to speak.

Let's just hope the North Korean regime collapses.

Will your hopes ease the suffering of those asians or shorten the lifespan of tyranny there?



I am John Cena's hip-hop album.
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:02)purplepurpose Wrote: Bella Morte-chan, why do you watch such depressing films?

I watch depressing films and listen to depressing music because they cheer me up. Why aren't you normal like me?

I'd watch this one with you, Bella.
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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 06:58)Jesster Wrote:
(3rd January 2017, 06:02)purplepurpose Wrote: Bella Morte-chan, why do you watch such depressing films?

I watch depressing films and listen to depressing music because they cheer me up. Why aren't you normal like me?

I'd watch this one with you, Bella.

You both should just look in the mirror, you will cheer up instantly.
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RE: Under the Sun
I can't vouch for this, but supposedly this is a picture of 2 NK border guards . . .

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That's why our administration has moved aggressively to secure our borders more, by hiring a record number of new border guards, by deporting twice as many criminal aliens as ever before, by cracking down on illegal hiring, by barring welfare benefits to illegal aliens . . . The jobs they hold might otherwise be held by citizens or legal immigrants. The public service they use impose burdens on our taxpayers. . . . it is wrong and ultimately self defeating for a nation of immigrants to permit the kind of abuse of our immigration laws we have seen in recent years and we must do more to stop it.   


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RE: Under the Sun
(3rd January 2017, 11:20)vorlon13 Wrote: I can't vouch for this, but supposedly this is a picture of 2 NK border guards . . .

Certainly looks like it.
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