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Doc makers turning to Korean celebrities

Apparently, in Korea, a recent trend in documentary subjects is following the lives and struggles of big Korean stars. Among recent subjects were soccer player Park Ji-sung, actor Kim Myung-min, and Myung Se-bin, who recently appeared in the documentary film Gisaengjeon, after a long hiatus from the limelight in her home country.
April 16, 2009

Apparently, in Korea, a recent trend in documentary subjects is following the lives and struggles of big Korean stars. Among recent subjects were soccer player Park Ji-sung, actor Kim Myung-min, and Myung Se-bin, who recently appeared in the documentary film Gisaengjeon, after a long hiatus from the limelight in her home country.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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