Hana, dul, sed ...
Documentary Film, AT 2009, Farbe, 98 min., OmdU
Director: Brigitte Weich, Karin Macher
Script: Brigitte Weich, Karin Macher
Cast: Ri Jong Hi, Ra Mi Ae, Jin Pyol Hi, Ri Hyang Ok u.a.
Camera: Judith Benedikt
Editor: Michaela Müllner
Location Sound: Cordula Thym, Julia Wibmer, Johanna Moder
Producers: Brigitte Weich
Production: Ri Filme
Pyongyang, North Korea. Sport as passion, but also a weapon against the enemy. The winners make the general and the comrades happy. Brigitte Weich follows the successes, defeats and friendships of four North Korean women soccer players over a period of five years. “When you step onto the pitch it’s like you can enter another world,” says one of the women. In a country that is cut off from the outside world, perhaps sport deserves its reputation for transcending borders. At least for a short time.