‘The Lovers and the Despot’ is a Gripping True Story of Movie Stars, Secret Spies and Kim Jong-il
The Lovers and the Despot is an incredible documentary about the time Kim Jong-il kidnapped a popular actress and filmmaker from South Korea to benefit the cinema of North Korea, directed by Ross Adam and Robert Cannan and edited by Jim Hessions (Rich Hill).
‘The Realness’ Episode 15: ’12 O’Clock Boys’
In this week's episode, Daniel and Christopher are joined by Kristy Puchko (Cinema Blend; PopCrush) to discuss Lotfy Nathan's '12 O'Clock Boys,' which is one of the most critically acclaimed and honored docs of 2014 so far. Somehow the three of us are united in not thinking it's such a great film, though it is definitely one with a lot to discuss.