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Kwon-taek Im


Born in Changsong, Cheollanam-do, 2 May 1936. He grew up in the southern city Kwangju, where he completed senior high school. His family suffered considerable hardships and losses in the Korean War, so he had to move to Pusan in search of work: he was a labourer before trying to start a business recycling US Army boots into shoes. He moved to ... See full bio »

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Painted Fire
Painted Fire Director
(2002)
Chunhyangdyun
Chunhyangdyun Director
(2000)
Sopyonje
Sopyonje Director
(1993)
The Surrogate Woman
(1987)

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 2014 Hwajang
 2004 Haryu insaeng
 2002 Painted Fire
 2000 Chunhyangdyun
 1997 Chang
 1996 Chukje
 1993 Sopyonje
 1991 Gaebyeok
 1988 Hand in Hand (Documentary)
 1987 Adada
 1986 Ticket
 1986 Gilsoddeum
 1983 Angae maeul
 1981 Mandala
 1979 Genealogy
 1975 Who and Why?
 1974 Jeungeon
 1971 Yogeom
 1970 Bigeom
 1970 Aeggunun park
 1970 Wolhaui geom
 1969 Sanai samdae
 1969 Roegeom
 1969 Shiboya
 1968 Mongnyeo
 1966 Nilniri
 1965 Bitsoke jida
 1964 Yeonghwa mama
 1963 Shinmungo
 1963 Mangbuseog
 1963 Danjang lok
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