December 04, 2021

“Nation and Destiny”: the North Korean serial drama with the secret to unification

Dante's "Inferno," soy bean soup, and the road to redemption: this over 100-episode show has it all

"Without watching 'Nation and Destiny,' you cannot understand North Korean cinema and the North Korean soul!"

I heard this admonition from several distinguished North Korean actors when, in 2014, I interviewed them on the subject of North Korean films.