Comrade Kim Yong Mi is a North Korean coal miner. Her dream of becoming a trapeze artist is crushed by the arrogant trapeze star Pak Jang Phil who believes miners belong underground and not in the air.
Comrade Kim goes Flying is a heartwarming story of trying to make the impossible possible.
Comrade Kim goes Flying is North Korea’s first “girl power” movie and the story of a girl reaching for her own dream and carving out her own future. (Courtesy Official Website)
* Asia Pacific Screen Rewards 2013 (In Competition)
* Toronto International Festival 2012 (Toronto, Canada) / Official Selection *
* Pyongyang International Film Festival 2012 (Pyongyang, North Korea) / Best Direction Award *
* Busan International Film Festival 2012 (Busan, South Korea) / Official Selection *
* Rotterdam International Film Festival 2013 (Rotterdam, Netherlands) / Official Selection *