Kim Dong-ryung directed AMERICAN ALLEY (2008), a feature-length documentary about foreign women working as entertainers in the US military camp sites, and won Ogawa Shinsuke Prize at the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival.
Tour of Duty - 2012
American Alley - 2008
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...