Before making TOUR OF DUTY, Park Kyoung-tae built up an intimate perspective on survivors of US Military camps through his documentaries ME AND THE OWL (2003) and THERE IS (2006).
Tour of Duty - 2013
There Is - 2006
Me And the Owl - 2003
Geomi-eo Ttang (Orig.) / 2012 / South Korea / 150 min
Personal retrospectives reveal life on an American base and in the nearby village following the end of the Korean War. The late testimony of three women forms a raw probe into the soul of women forced by circumstances into prostitution, and reveals the consequences of the presence of American soldiers on the lives of the local inhabitants...