Title: Korean Film Series (1st issue) 
Stamp Serial#
2588 
KPC#
C-2023 
Scott#
2263b ssm 
Date of Issue
10/26/2007 
Quantity
560,000 
Denomination
250 won 
Design
The Ownerless Ferryboat  
Advisor
Cho Hee-moon 
Designer
Roh Jung-hwa 
Image Area
40mm x 30mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 4 
Paper
White unwatermarked 
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, six colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
Korea's movie industry got its start in 1919 when movie scenes were inserted into the Kinodrama titled . So far, the Korean movies have succeeded by realizing a great deal of growth and development, influencing our lives in the form of art, culture and industry. Blockbuster movies with more than 10 million viewers are being released one after another, with Korean movies being selected as award-winning works at leading international film festivals. At this time when Korean people's interest in Korean movies is at a peak, new stamps representing Korean movies will be introduced, over 5 different series.

The Ownerless Ferryboat
Regarded as one of the representative realism films of Korea, together with Arirang, during the Japanese colonial rule of Korea, symbolically described the dismal reality of that time through the tragic incidents a boatman and his daughter came to experience. In this movie, Lee Kyu-Hwan was the director and Na Woon-Kyu was the main actor. The inspection by the Japanese governor-general of Korea led to several of its scenes being cut out. This movie is assessed as a film about Korean people's resistance. was produced in 1932 by Yushin Kinema.