Korean Movie

Calling 3: Himalayan Schweitzer

Calling 3: Himalayan Schweitzer korean movie

Release date in South Korea : 2011/04/07

Genre : Documentary

Duration : 80min

Director : Shin Hyeon-won

Cast : Kang Won-hee, Choi Hwa-soon, Sin Ae-ra.

Brief Synopsis :

A 78-year old grandfather... dreams of the Himalayas. The first medical missionary from the Severance.

A touching story about an old doctor and his wife who dream of 30 years in the wilds. "Calling 3: Himalayan Schweitzer" During the Korean War, Kang Won-hee missionary flees from North Korea, experiences the misery of the war and goes to medical school.

Having being touched by SchweitzerÂ’s biography, he goes to a doctor less village anytime he can and gives treatment and returns the love and favor of those missionaries and soldiers who passed during the war. -The first medical missionary from Severance becomes the Schweitzer of the Himalayas.

He opens a hospital and gets many patients, making a lot of money but something inside him feels empty. Missionary Kang Won-hee wraps up the hospital and joins the road of a missionary. Himalayas, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Ethiopia... and Himalayas again. Looking at 30 years of wildness, missionary Kang Won-hee climbs the Himalayas again with his house call bag.

Source http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr

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