Garden City and Me
  • 한국환경영화의 흐름-포커스
Synopsis Green lettuce, an abundant vegetable garden item boasts a tenacious hold on life in spite of constant harvesting. Villagers fighting against State violence and urban poverty are perhaps the same. This documentary tells the story of their vitality as they struggle to survive against all odds.
OH Hyun-Jin 오현진
OH graduated from the Dept. of Broadcasting at the Korean National University of Arts and is currently studying documentary filmmaking in the MFA program at the same school. He directed documentaries on the Seoul, New Town redevelopment project in Here, Our Town (2011) and Byeopssi School (2012) on kids in alternative schools. He recently completed his feature-length documentary on the Gangnam Poi-dong’s village community in Garden City and Me.
Director OH Hyun-Jin
Country Korea
Year 2014
Running Time 84min
Genre Documentary
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