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Life behind the scenes in Pyongyang

Russian filmmaker looks at the wider picture of state control in North Korea

The protagonist in "Under the Sun" becomes a member of a prestigious young organization.(Copyright: VERTOV SIA,VERTOV REAL CINEMA OOO, HYPERMARKET FILM s.r.o.CESKA TELEVIZE,SAXONIA EN TERTAINMENT GMBH,MITTELDEUTSCHER RUNDFUNK 2015)

TOKYO -- A new film documenting an ordinary Pyongyang family has shed new light on everyday life in the reclusive state.

The man behind the film recently spoke about the whole experience with the Nikkei.  

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