Woochul is just one face among the 600,000 soldiers in the South Korean army. This documentary follows this young man during his training in a country preparing to defend itself against its northern neighbor.
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Army. The life of a South Korean soldier
Under the shadow of the omnipresent threat from North Korea, every young man in South Korea must serve at least once in his life in the South Korean army.
Directed by multi-award-winning filmmaker Kelvin Kyung Kun Park, this documentary premiered at the prestigious International Amsterdam Documentary Festival follows one of these young men during his training in one of the world's biggest armies.