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Megumi by director Mirjam van Veelen
Megumi - Japanese Megumi Yokota was abducted by North Korean spies in 1977


In Megumi documentary maker Mirjam van Veelen returns to the moment in November 1977, when the Japanese girl Megumi Yokota was abducted by North Korean spies. The documentary portrays the parents of the girl and her former teacher Baba San, who are convinced Megumi is still alive. The result is a gripping film about loss, love and hope.

Director: Mirjam van Veelen
Producer: Mirfilm
Sales: 100 Meter Films (JP),

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