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Movie slams IMF, questions Korea’s attachment to capitalism

The opening of the movie Default is a montage of decades-old media coverage trumpeting milestones on South Korea’s path from post-war backwater to economic tiger: the opening of a highway connecting the country’s two largest cities; the designation of the world’s 32nd-largest economy; admission to the OECD. The sequence is narrated by news anchors, who […]