13th DMZ Docs(2021)
I AM DOCU
LEE Hyukrae, KIM Jung-young
DMZ Industry 2019
History (Auto)Biography Feminism
When their peers were in middle school, they started working in factories. Even when Jeon Tae-il self-immolated, shouting, “We are not machines”, they went to work at 8 am and worked until 11 pm. After meeting the Cheonggye Clothing Labor Union and the workers' night school, their lives changed. When the government forcibly closed workers' schools to crack down on the labor unions, they fought against the wretched governmental authority. Despite being framed and threatened by "the commies", they did not waver. The story of women workers at Pyeonghwa market in the 1970s that we do not know.