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This article was written by Oh Yoon-joo.

Elderly women living in Annam neighborhood of Okcheon County, North Chungcheong Province, act in a film entitled “Hard Movie.”

The film was made by some forty women in their 70s to 80s from Annam Mother School where illiterate elderly women have been taught the Korean language since 2003. Those women started making a film after their proposal of “My age 70 movie devotee” was selected by the Korea Art & Culture Education Service as a project for living culture community.

Read the rest of this article from The Hankyoreh.

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