Volunteer

지원병

Film info

Director: Anh Seok-young
Cast: Choi Woon-bong, Lee Geum-ryong, Mun Ye-bong, Kim Il hae
56 mins, 1941

Volunteer charts the tale of Chun-hoo, a young Korean man desperate to join the Japanese Army. The film explores how Chun-hoo feels torn between commitment to his mother and family and his burning desire of the military life. Chun-hoo’s fiance is played by legendary actress Mun Ye-bong who also stars in several other features in this season and this film as some very remarkable fantasy sequences that make this film a fascinating experience.