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Up Next in 100 Years of Olympic Films: 1912–2012

  • Calgary ’88: 16 Days of Glory

    Directed by Bud Greenspan • 1989 • United States

    Bud Greenspan was fascinated by the ways in which athletes confront victory and defeat, and this runs like a bass line through the various interviews he conducted for his tribute to the XV Olympic Winter Games, CALGARY '88: 16 DAYS OF GLORY. Gre...

  • Seoul 1988

    Directed by Lee Kwang-soo • 1989 • South Korea

    Of all the films that the Korean Motion Picture Promotion Corporation created for the Games of the XXIV Olympiad, Lee Kwang-soo's SEOUL 1988 is the most comprehensive. The film devotes much footage to sports dear to Koreans but regarded as minor in ...

  • Hand in Hand

    Directed by Im Kwon-taek • 1989 • South Korea

    Director Im Kwon-taek roots his idiosyncratic Olympic documentary, HAND IN HAND, in the past, with opening shots of the barbed wire dividing South from North Korea and an Australian veteran recalling the conflict of the early fifties. Im brings a tru...