November 29, 2023

North Korean stalls selling foreign DVDs in Pyongyang

Disney, Russian and Indian films, on sale from state-run DVD stalls

North Korean government-run stalls are selling foreign films and animations on the streets of Pyongyang, a video published by a photographer in May showed.

The 9-minute point-of-view video shows photographer and former Pyongyang resident Jaka Parker reviewing a number of DVDs including Disney titles such as Aladdin, Finding Nemo and Beauty and the Beast.