The film crew would also be accompanied by North Korean handlers supervising the production. Everyone looks content, happy with the way things are.
The crew employed a recording system that recorded all footage on two separate memory cards. This is what I wanted to depict in the documentary. The film opens with the words, "The script of this film was assigned to us by the North Korean side.
The negotiations with the North Korean Ministry of Culture lasted two years. Real Cinema began negotiations to secure permission to shoot a film Under the sun North Korea in We did not know Mansky was such a black-minded person.
Per the contract, the Ministry of Culture would oversee and approve of every aspect of the filming process. Realizing that the North Korean government intended to make a propaganda film, Mansky decided to keep the cameras rolling between shots.
The North Korean government lodged a complaint with the Russian Foreign Ministry, which was a production partner, seeking a ban on screenings of the film. The film crew captured footage of North Korean handlers staging scenes and instructing characters on how to behave and what dialogue to say.
They gave one of them to the North Koreans, and the second one they took with them. In the Soviet Union, we had culture - theatres, libraries, films.
She put [the memory card] in her trousers when she went to the toilet. To get around this censorship and record unscripted moments, Mansky allowed digital cameras to roll throughout the shoot even after North Korean handlers yelled "cut". It helped us know what they [the North Korean handlers] were planning for us.
Critical reception[ edit ] Under the Sun received mostly positive reviews from critics. You can help by adding to it. They created the script, selected each of the characters, and approved of the cameras and scenes to be used in the film.
The film makers received permission to make one research trip to North Korea, and were granted three different shooting periods of 15 days each. Per the contract with the North Korean government, the North Korean Ministry of Culture received credit as a co-producer, although they did not provide any financial support for the film.
Unknown to North Korean authorities, Mansky hired a Russian translator who was fluent in Korean, but had no experience in sound recording, to act as the sound assistant.
The crew submitted one of the memory cards to North Korean authorities for inspection and hid the other copy. North Korea permitted only Mansky, cinematographer Alexandra Ivanova, and a sound assistant to visit the country. They might be in trouble.
The film was released in theatres in Russia, South Korea and other countries. We thought he was making the documentary for the purpose of a friendly cultural exchange.
They also kindly provided us with an around-the-clock escort service, chose our filming locations and looked over all the footage we shot to make sure we did not make any mistakes in showing the life of a perfectly ordinary family in the best country in the world.
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