Descendants of Cain (film)

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Descendants of Cain
Descendents of Cain.jpg
Poster for Descendants of Cain (1968)
Hangul
Hanja 카인의
Revised Romanization Kainui huyea
McCune–Reischauer K‘ain-ŭi huye
Directed by Yu Hyun-mok[1]
Produced by Seong Dong-ho
Written by Lee Sang-hyun
Hwang Su-won
Starring Kim Jin-kyu
Moon Hee
Music by Kim Dong-jin
Cinematography Lee Seok-chul
Edited by Ree Kyoung-ja
Distributed by Dong Yang Films Co., Ltd.
Release date
  • June 1, 1968 (1968-06-01)
Running time
107 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean

Descendants of Cain (카인의 후예 - Kaineui huye) is a 1968 South Korean film directed by Yu Hyun-mok.

Plot[edit]

An anti-communist film depicting North Koreans extorting the land and property of civilians in the name of revolution after the liberation from Japan in 1945.[2]

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Awards[edit]

At the Blue Dragon Film Awards in 1968, it won the award for Best Film.[4] The film was also selected as the South Korean entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 41st Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Descendants of Cain ( Cain-ui Huye )(1968)". KMDb Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2008-01-17.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ Synopsis from "Descendants of Cain ( Cain-ui Huye )(1968)". KMDb Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2008-01-17.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. ^ Cast listing based on "Descendants of Cain ( Cain-ui Huye )(1968)". KMDb Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2008-01-17.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  4. ^ "Awards for Cainui huye (1968)". IMDB. Retrieved 2008-01-17. 
  5. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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