SOAS University of London

Centre of Korean Studies

Film Screening: North Korean Ghost Ships

North Korean Ghost Ships
Nicholas Ahlmark (Director)

Date: 22 November 2019Time: 5:15 PM

Finishes: 22 November 2019Time: 7:00 PM

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House) Room: Alumni Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Film Screening

Documentary filmmaker Nicholas Ahlmark, will visit to show his new documentary 'North Korean Ghost Ships' and give a Q&A.

Director Biography

Nicholas has built a career and reputation working on documentaries for broadcasters like Vice, CNBC, Al Jazeera English and Channel News Asia, with a focus on the Asia Pacific region, in particular Japan and the Korean peninsula.  His latest work for Channel News Asia's 'Undercover Asia' strand, looks at the phenomenon of North Korean 'ghost ships', fishing vessels that have mysteriously and tragically washed up on the coast of Japan in recent years, either empty of human life or carrying the dead bodies of the crew.


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