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The Uprising
(Lee Jae-sueui nan)

by PARK Kwang-soo

The year is 1901. In order to pay war indemnities, the royal government in Seoul has just decided to levy high taxes ail over Korea.

On Cheju, a poor, rocky volcanic island off the kingdom’s southern border, discontent is growing among the population. Tax collectors deprive inhabitants of the little money they have. Tensions are increased by the actions of the local Catholic community which supports the tax collectors. The suicide of an old scholar humiliated by a group of Christians sparks off the crisis. A group of Confucian scholars decides to set up a rebel army to fight royal injustice. One night, the Christians attack the rebel camp and arrest the rebel leaders…

  • Titre français
    Les Insurgés
  • Original title
    Lee Jae-sueui nan
  • Titre international
    The Uprising
  • Scénario
    Park Kwang-Su, Oh Seung Ook
  • Photo
    Kim Hyung-Gu
  • Montage
    Kim Hyung
  • Son
    Lee Young-Gil
  • Musique
    Won II
  • Interprétation
    Lee Jung-Jae, Shim Eun-Ha, Myung Kay-Nam, Frédéric Andrau, Kang Shin-ll, Lee Du-ll, Sébastien Tavel, Mun Mu Byung
  • Production
    Keyweckshide - Corée, Les Films de l'observatoire, Media Luna
  • Support de projection
    35 mm
  • Sous-titrage

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