<Wooden Seal> talks about the state violence on the Jeju 4.3 Incident in 1947. With lasting massacres even today, the book leads us to the fundamental issue of achieving peace in everyday life. This video shows the process of making the picture book, <Wooden Seal>.
By Nest of Peace [11 min]
<Wooden Seal> talks about the state violence on the Jeju 4.3 Incident in 1947. This video is made for <Talking Book> performance in Gunpo and it shows the process of making picture book dummies of <Wooden Seal>.
Directed by Kwon Hyo, Cast: Kwon Yoon Duck, Sim Dal Yeon; Tashima Seizo, Hamada Keiko
92 min, Release date : 2013/08/15, Rated G
(Opened in INDIE SPACE)
<The Big Picture> Documentary
2012 DMZ Korean International Documentary Film Festival
2012 Seoul Independent Film Festival ‘Feature Competition’
2013 Seoul Independent Documentary Film & Video Festival
2013 Invited to Human Rights Film Festival in Seoul,
Gwangju, and Incheon
A Documentary shows the process of making the picture book <Grandma Flora>, the first of the “Picture Books For Peace” series launched by Korea, China and Japan.
<The Big Picture> opening on August of this year with the tag line “The Unknown stories of ‘a Comfort women victim’ in the Japanese Military” will take on a new resonance.
The film sets out to raise questions about how we should remember and pass on the tragic history to next generations. Thereby, we could become more aware of ‘a Comfort women victim’ issue. And this film is not about rage at Japan but consideration on the lives with the wounds of the past.