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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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Chunhyang Director
(2000)
(1987)
Sopyonje Director
(1993)
Painted Fire Director
(2002)

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 2014 Hwajang
 2011 Hanji
 2004 Low Life
 2002 Painted Fire
 2000 Chunhyang
 1997 Downfall
 1996 Festival
 1993 Sopyonje
 1990 General's Son
 1989 Hand in Hand (Documentary)
 1987 Adada
 1986 Ticket
 1986 Gilsoddeum
 1981 Mandala
 1979 Genealogy
 1975 Who and Why?
 1974 Jeungeon
 1971 Yogeom
 1970 Bigeom
 1970 Wolhaui geom
 1969 Sanai samdae
 1969 Roegeom
 1968 Lady in Dream
 1966 Nilniri
 1965 Bitsoke jida
 1964 Yeonghwa mama
 1963 Shinmungo
 1963 Mangbuseog
 1963 Danjang lok
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