Films

LIST OF FILMS (by region code & year released) 

For a synopsis see: http://www.koreanfilm.org/

Best DVD distributors (all are subtitled in English): http://www.yesasia.comOR http://aladinUS.com

• You will need a multi-region or region 3 player to view most of these films.
• All-region or 1 DVDs (US) can be purchased at Amazon.com or Borders.com (limited collection).

The Korean Films Archive (Youtube links) (subtitled)
http://www.youtube.com/user/KoreanFilm

Documentaries

Mother—Lee So Sun (region 3, 2011)
Jam Docu KANGJUNG (region 3, 2011)
Fool (region 3, 2011)
Goodbye Pyeongyang (region 3, 2011)
Kim Dong Won Collection (region 3, 2010)
Dance of Time (region 3, 2010)
Taxi Blues (region 3, 2005, reformatted version, 2009)
Dear PyongYang (region 3, 2008)
EBS Documentary: On the Border (region 3, 2008)
Sorry, Dokdo (region 3, 2008)
Lineage of the Voice (region 3, 2008)
Undercover in North Korea (region 3, 2008)
Grandmother’s Flower (region 1, 2008)
The New York Philharmonic Orchestra in Pyongyang (region 3, 2008)
The Past is a Foreign Country (region 3, 2007)
My Heart is Not Broken Yet (region 3, 2007)
Our School (region 3, 2007)
Coréen 2495 (region 3, 2007)
People Crossing the River (region 3, 2007)
War in Daechuri (region 1, 2006)
Crossing the Line (region 1, 2006)
People Crossing the River (region 3, 2006)
Forgotten Warriors (region 1, 2005)
The Game of their Lives (region 1, 2005)
A State of Mind (region 1, 2005)
Henequen (region 3, 2005)
Repatriation (region 3, 2004)
North Korea: Beyond the DMZ (region 1, 2003)
Mudang: Reconciliation Between the Living and the Dead (region 3, 2003)
The Women Outside: Korean Women and the U.S. Military (region 1, 1996)
The Murmuring (region 3, 1995)
Homes Apart: Korea (region 1, 1991)
MBC, It Can Be Told 1-3 (region 3, no subtitles, 2004-5)

Television Dramas 

Giant (region 3, 2011)
Road No. 1 (region 3, 2010)
Comrades (region 3, 2010)
Kyungsung Scandal (region 3, 2007)
Seoul 1945 (region 3, 2006)
Fashion 70s (region 3, 2005)
Sandglass (region 3, reformatted version 2005)
Bride from Hanoi (region 3, 2005)

Colonial Period

My Way (region 3, 2011)
Enlightenment Film (region 3, 2010)
Private Eye (region 3, 2009)
Radio Dayz (region 3, 2008)
The Good, The Bad, The Weird (region 3, 2008)
Modern Boy (region 3, 2008)
Once upon a Time in Korea (region 3, 2008)
Epitaph (region 3, 2007)
The General’s Son I, II, III (region 3, reformatted version, 2006)
Hurrah for Freedom (region 3, reformatted version, 2005)
Haan (region 3, 2005)
Blue Swallow (region 3, 2005)
YMCA Baseball (region 3, 2003)
Toward the High Place (region 3, 1977)
The Past Unearthed (region 3, 1941-1943)
The Past Unearthed: The Second Encounter (region 3, 1936-1939)

Japan-Korea-Zainichi

Pacchigi: Love & Peace (region 3, 2007)
Pacchigi: We Shall Overcome Someday (region 3, 2005)
Frontier: Collection of Eun-Ryung Cho (region 3, 2005)
Blood and Bones (region 3, 2004)
Rikidozan (region 3, 2004)
Hotaru (region 3, 2003)
Lost Memories (region 3, 2001)
Phantom Submarine (region 3, 1999)

Korean War

Into the Fire (region 3, 2011)
The Front Line (region 3, 2011)
In Love and the War (region 3, 2011)
A Little Pond (region 3, 2009)
Piagol (region 3, reformatted version 2006)
Welcome to Dongmakgol (region 3, 2005)
Taegukgi (region 3, 2004)
Spring in my Hometown (region 3, 1998)
Taebaek Mountain (region 3, 1994)
To the Starry Island (region 3, 1993)
The Last Witness (region 3, 1980)
The DMZ (region 0, 3, 1965)
The Marines Who Never Returned (region 3, 1963)

Postwar, Minjung Movement, Military Rule, Vietnam, US-ROK

26 Years (region 3, 2012)
National Security [Namyongdong] (region 3, 2012)
No Name Stars (region 3, 2011)
The Case of Itaewon Homicide (region 3, 2009)
Today and Other Days (region 3, 2008)
Sunny (region 3, 2008)
May 18 (region 3, 2007)
The Old Garden (region 3, 2007)
With a Girl of Black Soil (region 3, 2007)
Robot Taekwon V (region 3, remake of 1976 anime, 2007)
Underground Rendezvous (region 3, 2007)
The President’s Last Bang (region 3, 2005)
The President’s Barber (region 3, 2004)
R-Point (region 3, 2004)
Memories of Murder (region 3, 2004)
The Road Taken (region 3, 2003)
If You were Me 1 (region 3, 2003)
Silmido (region 3, 2003)
Address Unknown (region 3, 2001)
Peppermint Candy (region 3, 2000)
A Petal (region 3, 1996)
A Single Spark (region 3, 1995)
Sopyonje (region 1, 3, 1993)
White Badge (region 0 & 3, 1992)
Chilsu and Mansu (region 3, 1988)
A Ball Shot by a Midget (region 0 & 3, 1981)
Lee Man Hee Collection (region 3, 1963-1969)
Yu Hyeon Mok Collection (region 3, 1958-1979)
Kim Ki Young Collection (region 3, 1963-1977)
Shin Sang Ok Collection (region 1,3, 1960-1969)
Installment Secretary (region 3, 1969)
Cold and Cool (region 3, 1962)
Aimless Bullet (region 3, 1961)
The Coachman (region 3, 1961)
Under the Sky (region 3, 1961)

North Korea-Reunification, Refugees, Politics

Dance Town (region 3, 2011)
The Journals of Musan (region 3, 2011)
Poongsan (region 3, 2011)
Dooman River (region 3, 2010)
Yellow Sea (region 3, 2010)
Let the Blue River Run (region 3, 2008)
Crossing (region 3, 2008)
Time Between Dog and Wolf (region 3, 2007)
Over the Border (region 3, 2006)
If You Were Me 2 (region 3, 2006)
Silk Shoes (region 3, 2006)
A Bold Family (region 3, 2005)

South Korea-Globalization, Contemporary Social Problems, Foreign Migrant Workers

China Blue (region 3, 2012)
Punch (region 3, 2012)
Hanaan (region 3, 2011)
If You were Me 5 (region 3, 2011)
Poetry (region 3, 2009)
Fly Penguin (region 3, 2009)
Bandhobi (region 3, 2009)
Lady Daddy (region 3, 2009)
A Blind River (region 3, 2009)
Paju (region 3, 2009)
The Executioner (region 3, 2009)
Just Friends (region 3, 2009)
Old Partner (region 3, 2009)
Daytime Drinking (region 3, 2009)
Mother (region 3, 2009)
If You were Me: Anima version 2 (region 3, 2009)
1318: If You were Me 4 (region 3, 2008)
Take Off (region 3, 2008)
Crush and Blush (region 3, 2008)
The Story of Mr. Sorry (region 3, 2008)
Where is Ronny… (region 3, 2008)
Land of Scarecrow (region 3, 2008)
Breathless (region 3, 2008)
If You were Me: Anima version 2 (region 3, 2008)
International Women’s Film Festival in Seoul, 1997-2007 (region 1, 3, 2008)
Life Track (region 3, 2007)
Milyang (Secret Sunshine) (region 3, 2007)
My Father (region 3, 2007)
Family Ties (region 3, 2006)
Host and Guest (region 3, 2006)
The Host (region 3, 2006)
Maundy Thursday (region 3, 2006)
If you were Me: Anima Version 1 (region 3, 2005)
The Unforgiven (region 3, 2005)
Wedding Campaign (region 3, 2005)
Five is Too Many (region 3, 2005)
Marathon (region 3, 2005)
Oasis (region 3, 2002)
Failan (region 3, 2001)
Tears (region 3, 2001)
Take Care of My Cat (region 3, 2001)
Attack the Gas Station (region 3, 1999)
Green Fish (region 3, 1997)

Fictional-North-South Conflict

Secret Reunion (region 3, 2010)
Hanbando (region 3, 2006)
Heaven’s Soldiers (region 3, 2005)
Typhoon (region 3, 2005)
Double Agent (region 3, 2004)
2009 Lost Memories (region 3, 2002)
JSA (region 3, 2000)
Shiri (region 3, 1999)

Other useful websites:

http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr
http://www.hancinema.net/
http://www.koreacontent.org/weben/index.jsp
http://www.varietyasiaonline.com/

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