International Competition

Bamseom Pirates Seoul Inferno

  • International Competitionㅣ Asian Premiere
  • 2017119minDCPcolorDocumentary
Director JUNG Yoonsuk
Nation Korea
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Overview

The Bamseom Pirates is a Korean band infamous for striking lyrics and ruthless words. When their album producer was arrested for retweeting North Korean tweets in 2011, the band faced a serious crisis.

Director

JUNG Yoonsuk

Born in 1981. His first film, Non-Fiction Diary(2013), which deals with Korea’s first serial murder case in the 1990s, won various international awards including BIFF Mecenat Award for the best Korean documentary at BIFF, the Official Noves Visions Best Feature Length Non-Fiction Film at SITGES IFFF of Catalonia and NETPAC Award at Berlinale. Bamseom Pirates Seoul Inferno is his second documentary film.