Comrade Kim Yong Mi is a North Korean coal miner. Her dream of becoming a trapeze artist is crushed by the arrogant trapeze star Pak Jang Phil who believes miners belong underground and not in the air.
Comrade Kim goes Flying is a heartwarming story of trying to make the impossible possible.
Comrade Kim goes Flying is North Korea’s first “girl power” movie and the story of a girl reaching for her own dream and carving out her own future.
Comrade Kim goes Flying in China!
Join us in Shanghai at the Shanghai Film Museum on Sunday March 23rd when there will be an screening as the Closing Event for the Asian Cinema Week. The screening will be accompanied with a talk by Director Nick Bonner.
Join us in Beijing at the BC MOMA (Broadway Cinematheque) on Sunday March 16th when there will be an screening as part of the JUE Music + Art Festival.
View the poster for the Rotterdam International Film Festival