Must-see Korean War documentaries

RTD’s Korean War documentaries shed light on the 1950-1953 conflict on the Korean Peninsula. They track the roots of the devastating war, Korea’s division after WWII, as well as current relations between Seoul and Pyongyang. RTD films reveal the views of ordinary Koreans, historians, and government officials on both sides.

Korean War documentaries
North Korean soldiers march through Kim Il-sung square as the country celebrates the founder's birthday with a grand military parade. April 2017.

The Korean War documentaries reveal more about life in North Korea, the world's most secretive and isolated nation. Hear what North Koreans think of their country, the outside world and prospect of reuniting with the South.