Title:  Korean Film Series (2nd Issue)
Stamp Serial#
2652 
KPC#
C-2081 
Scott#
2297d ssm 
Date of Issue
10/27/2008 
Quantity
560,000 
Denomination
250 won 
Design
A Coachman 
Source
Korean Film Archive 
Designer
Roh, Jung-hwa 
Image Area
40mm x 30mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 4 
Paper
White unwatermarked 
Printing process
and colors
Offset, six colors 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
Comprising the second installment of the Korean Film Series (2nd), four representative movies produced after Korea's liberation from Japanese colonial rule until the 1960s are introduced.

A Coachman (Mabu)
The story of this movie involves a coachman who lives with his four children and makes his livelihood by drawing a horse. The coachman comes to relish a new hope when he gets tired of his hard life, as his son passes the Higher Civil Service Examination. The movie, on the back of the outstanding acting of Kim Seung-Ho, who plays the fatherís role, received Silver Bear Extraordinary Jury Prize at the 11th Berlin Film Festival. The movie was directed by Kang Dae-Jin, and featured such actors as Kim Seung-Ho, Shin Young-Kyun, Hwang Jung-seun, etc. It was produced in 1961 by Hwaseong Film Co., Ltd.