International Film Festival
of
Panama

APRIL 11-17, 2013

The Girl from the South

La chica del sur
Cast: 
José Luis García
Lim Sukyung
Alejandro Kim

Jose Luis García

Luis García was born in Buenos Aires. He worked as a cinematographer for directors Martín Rejtman, Fernando Spiner and Alejandro Agresti, among others, before directing his debut documentary feature, Cándido López, los campos de batalla (2005). The Girl from the South (2012) is his latest documentary.

Original title: 
La chica del sur
Director: 
Jose Luis García
Country: 
Argentina
Year: 
2012
Language: 
Spanish
Korean
English
Subtitles: 
Spanish
Duration: 
93 min.

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Teatro Anita Villalaz April 15 8:45 pm
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 6 - MasterCard April 13 7:45 pm
Guests: 
Jose Luis Garcia (Director)
Synopsis: 

Twenty years after peace activist Lim Su-kyung swore that she would cross the border between North and South Korea on foot, Argentine documentary filmmaker José Luis García goes in search of the young woman who was once known as “The Flower of Reunification.”