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Korean Acquisitions during February 2017

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베테랑 = Veteran / 제작, 외유내강 ; 각본, 감독, 류 승완
[Sŏul] : At'ŭ Sŏbisŭ, 2016
"Detective Seo Do-cheol is tough and merciless when it comes to crime. But while investigating a high-profile case, Seo finds out that arrogant young millionaire Jo Tae-oh the third-generation heir to powerful conglomerate Sinjin Group is pulling some strings behind the scenes. However, no matter how rigorously Seo's team pursues him, Jo always escapes with the help of his wealth and connections."--Wikipedia.
Jones Media DVD 20318

Spa night
a Nonetheless, Extraordinary Renditions and First Birthday production ; written and directed by Andrew Ahn ; produced by David Ariniello, Giulia Caruso, Ki Jin Kim, Kelly Thomas
Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing Home Video, [2016]
Los Angeles' Korean spas serve as meeting place and bridge between past and future for generations of immigrant families; Spa Night explores one Korean-American family's dreams and realities as each struggles with the overlap of personal desire, disillusionment and sense of tradition.
Jones Media DVD 20336

Under the sun
directed by Vitaly Mansky ; producer, Natalya Manskaya ; Vertov Studio, Saxonia Entertainment, Hypermarket Film, Czech Television, Mitteldeutscher rundfunk
[Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films Home Video, [2016]
Zin-mi -- Scoundrels -- Kimchi -- Union -- Jobs -- Obedience -- Spectacle -- Artifice.

"A rare, jaw-dropping glimpse of everyday life in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang: Zin-Mi is an adorable 8-year-old girl, who, as she prepares to join the prestigious Children's Union, participates in colorful, joyous patriotic school pageants, eats delicious evening meals at her family's well-appointed apartment, and is doted on by her attractive parents who work in model factories that regularly exceed their production targets. Sounds too good to be true? Of course it is." -- Container.
Jones Media DVD 20314

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