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Korean subversion of cinematic tropes at Far East Film Festival

South Korean society has been marked by a period of public dissent as its presidential scandal winds on, tension grows over a newly installed American anti-missile system and the tragedy of the 2014 Sewol ferry disaster continues to play out. In this volatile landscape, perhaps in spite of it, the country’s cinema continues to flourish. […]