In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee
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Alison avatar
Alison

I just watched Borshay Liem's film First Person Plural and enjoyed it so much I had to look for more of her films and then found this one. Was this film made in 2000 or 2010? IMDB lists as 2010. Looking forward to watching In The Matter of Cha Jung He. Thank you for this kind of work. It is ...Read more

Anna avatar
Anna

An incredibly powerful and uplifting documentary representing the multitude of voices from the Korean adoptee community. I feel lucky to have followed Deann's personal story through her films, FIRST PERSON PLURAL and IN THE MATTER OF CHA JUNG HEE. I highly recommend watching them both!

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Deann

Cha Jung Hee and I were fellow orphans at the Sun Duck Orphanage in South Korea in the 1960s. She and I had nothing in common and I did not know her personally. And yet, at age eight, just before I was sent to the United States to be adopted by the Borshay family in California, my identity ...Read more

Christina avatar
Christina

Very somber and interesting film. Makes you think about what we define to be identity and why we find it so important.

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