Two years ago, I wrote about of a pair of British filmmakers who won a competition to make Embracing Kim, a mockumentary about North Korea. Recently, I wondered what had become of the project.
May 16, 2014 • 6:40 PM 0
February 23, 2014 • 11:15 AM 0
Is it really possible to be “boundlessly happy” in North Korea? When the narrative is being written by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), absolutely.
December 25, 2013 • 6:40 AM 0
They don’t do Christmas carols in North Korea. Even if Christianity were no longer outlawed, there remains at the end of 2013 very little for the country’s citizens to be joyful about.
Which leaves the holiday-themed protest song. Something like, say, “The 12 Days of DPRK” - hummed quietly and cumulatively, whenever the NK Man is looking the other way.
November 16, 2013 • 9:45 AM 0
October 13, 2013 • 9:15 AM 0
There are countless ways to contrast the drastic differences between life in the U.S.A. and life in North Korea. These now include the treatment of women in the public eye connected to a sex tape.