The Defector: Escape from North Korea
  • Year2012
  • Duration71 min

Experience the harrowing journey that North Korea defectors must make in this POV interactive web documentary. The verite footage and true-to-life animations explore the bewildering array of risks defectors face to escape one of the most brutal regimes on earth. CN The Defector: Escape from North Korea can be viewed, free of charge, in the Cross Over Lounge between 10:00 and 17:00 throughout Doc/Fest.

  • Director(s): Ann Shin
  • Producer(s): Ann Shin
  • Country: Canada
  • Language: English, Korean, Chinese, Thai
  • Format: Video HDCAM 1080/23.98p
  • Premiere status: None
  • Website: www.thedefectormovie.com
Director Filmography
Rags to Red Carpet (TV)
2010
The Ultimate W Expert Challenge (TV)
2009
Save Us From Our House (TV)
2009
Four Seasons (TV)
2006
Canada and the New American Empire (TV)
2004
Credits
Editor(s):
Steve Guise, Chris Wiseman, Manfred Becker
Cinematographer(s):
Stephen Chung
Associate Producer(s):
Heidi Tao Yang
Music(s):
Ari Posner
Sound Designer(s):
Alex Bullick
Sales Contact
Name
Edward Caffrey
Job Title
Head of Documentary Acquisitions and Sales
Company
Journeyman Pictures LTD
Email
films@journeyman.tv
Phone
+44 02087866058
Website
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