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The Resource A Kim Jong-Il production : the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power, Paul Fischer

A Kim Jong-Il production : the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power, Paul Fischer

Label
A Kim Jong-Il production : the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power
Title
A Kim Jong-Il production
Title remainder
the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power
Statement of responsibility
Paul Fischer
Title variation
Extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A nonfiction thriller packed with tension, passion, and politics, [this book] offers a rare glimpse into a secretive world, illuminating a fascinating chapter of North Korea's history that helps explain how it became the hermetically sealed, intensely stage-managed country it remains today"--
Assigning source
Amazon.com
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, Paul
Dewey number
791.430951/93
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.K63
LC item number
F48 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kim, Chŏng-il
  • Sin, Sang-ok
  • Ch'oe, Ŭn-hŭi
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Actresses
Target audience
adult
Label
A Kim Jong-Il production : the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power, Paul Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-353)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A photograph on the blue house lawn -- Director Shin and Madame Choi -- Shrimp among whales -- A double rainbow over Mount Paekdu -- Kim Jong Il's first loves -- Fathers and sons -- Inside the Pyongyang picture show -- A three-second kiss -- Repulse bay -- The hermit kingdom -- Accused -- Musicals, movies, and ideological studies -- Taken -- The others -- Escape from Chestnut Valley -- Shin Sang-Ok died here -- The torture position -- Division 39 -- The hunger strike -- Director Shin is coming -- Together -- The tape recorder -- Lights, camera... -- Out of the North -- Like a European movie -- The press conference -- Same bed, different dreams -- A full shooting schedule -- The rubber monster -- Vienna -- From Kim to Kim -- The stars and stripes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250054265
Lccn
2014040366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color facsimiles, portraits (some color), photographs
System control number
  • sky268397784
  • (OCoLC)881437062
  • 888043
Label
A Kim Jong-Il production : the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress, and a young dictator's rise to power, Paul Fischer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-353)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A photograph on the blue house lawn -- Director Shin and Madame Choi -- Shrimp among whales -- A double rainbow over Mount Paekdu -- Kim Jong Il's first loves -- Fathers and sons -- Inside the Pyongyang picture show -- A three-second kiss -- Repulse bay -- The hermit kingdom -- Accused -- Musicals, movies, and ideological studies -- Taken -- The others -- Escape from Chestnut Valley -- Shin Sang-Ok died here -- The torture position -- Division 39 -- The hunger strike -- Director Shin is coming -- Together -- The tape recorder -- Lights, camera... -- Out of the North -- Like a European movie -- The press conference -- Same bed, different dreams -- A full shooting schedule -- The rubber monster -- Vienna -- From Kim to Kim -- The stars and stripes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250054265
Lccn
2014040366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color facsimiles, portraits (some color), photographs
System control number
  • sky268397784
  • (OCoLC)881437062
  • 888043

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