June 4, 2022 3:00pm MAYSLES CINEMA
- KOREAN GENOCIDE
- Director: Seung-il Chon
- USA Premiere
- Korea, Republic of, 2021, 18min
- Category: Short
Geumjeonggul in Goyang City, South Korea, was built for the purpose of mining gold during Japanese colonial period and was closed. In October 1950, during the Korean War, in Geumjeonggul, the police massacred hundreds of residents of Goyang without any legal procedures, and buried them deep in layers. And 71 years later, the bereaved families are still suffering and struggling in trauma.