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Runtime: 115 min.

Release: May 19, 2005

Director: Yim Pil-Sung

Producer: Yim Hee-chul

Writer: Bong Joon-Ho, Yim Pil-Sung

Country: South Korea

language: Korean

Antarctic Journal

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  • Movie
  • Korean
  • Horror
  • Mystery
  • Adventure


Do-hyung Choi (Song Kang-Ho) is the captain leading the Korean expedition as they challenge crossing the Antarctic for the first time in the world without supply. The goal is the unreachable point of Antarctic continent. The crew are Jae-kyung Seo (Choi Deok-Mun), Young-min Lee (Park Hie-Sun), Sung-hoon Kim (Yun Je-Mun, Geun-chan Yang (Kim Kyeong-Ik), Min-jae Kim (Yoo Ji-Tae). The members of the expedition are carrying a 100kg sleigh and they are still moving ahead in perfect shape.


  1. Actors Song Kang-Ho, Yoo Ji-Tae, Park Hee-Soon received training from professional mountain climber Park Young-Suk for the filming of "Antartic Journal".
  2. Trainer Park Young-Suk disappeared with two other men in the Annapurna section of the Himalayas on October 18, 2011 due to an avalanche. Their bodies were never discovered and a a funeral was held for the men on November 3, 2011 in South Korea.