The second invasion of the Manchu in 1636 is the groundwork for film “The Fortress”. Explore that very important part of Korean history with this short trailer.
Directed by Hwang Dong-hyeok
With Lee Byung-hun, Kim Yun-seok, Park Hae-il, Ko Soo, Park Hee-soon, Jo Woo-jin,…
Started filming : 2016/11/21
The movie depicts the conflict between Choi Myung-kil and Kim Sang-heon while they fled to the South Castle (Namhansanseong) during the Second Manchu invasion of Korea. Choi Myung-kil is a representative figure of the Juhwapa faction who insisted on maintaining friendly relations with Qing Dynasty in order to protect the people in Joseon. Kim Sang-heon is a representative figure of the pro-Ming Dynasty faction, Cheokhwapa.
Release date in Korea : 2017/10/03