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Stories for April 23, 2005

South Korean Cinema: 'Oldboy' and 'Save the Green Planet'

April 23
By Beth Accomando and Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando
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South Korean cinema is hot, not only at home but also abroad. Korean films typically hold their own at the local box office with Hollywood fare, and internationally they are popular with film festivals. But as the Korean industry grows bigger, it poses challenges for filmmakers interested in more independent projects. Beth Accomando looks at a pair of South Korean films that attempt to push the boundaries of what's acceptable.

Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando

April 23
By Baccomando and KPBS Public Broadcasting
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