Constellation of History

Jihoon Kim is associate professor of cinema and media studies at Chung-ang University, Seoul. He is currently working on two book projects, Documentary's Expanded Fields: New Media, New Platforms, and the Documentary and Post-vérité Turns: Korean Documentary Cinema in the 21st Century.

Visiting London in January 2019, he will give a talk on recent tendencies in South Korean documentary filmmaking, Constellation of History: The 'Archival Turn' of Recent Korean Documentary Cinema. Join us at the Korean Cultural Centre UK on the 24th January for a closer look at the ‘archival turn’ of these cinematic works