The Continuum: U.S. Army film from South Korea, 1945-1948
It’s interesting to look back at history from the perspective of what we did not yet know:
The Japanese Army surrenders:
Like all propaganda, these films withhold unpleasant truths. The sight of these South Korean kkotjaebi in Seoul is just heartbreaking.
North or South, videos like this are just hard to watch. What bothers me almost as much as seeing this kids crying alone is seeing so many people walk without even stopping to help.
I often marvel at how much South Korea from long ago resembles North Korea today.