Director Michael Moore's controversial film FAHRENHEIT 9/11 is to be used
to sway votes in South Korea after its success influencing the American
electorate against President George W Bush.
South Korea recently announced its plans to send additional troops to
Iraq, a decision the DEMOCRATIC LIBERAL PARTY (DLP) argues is based on
The DLP will consequently host a special screening of the movie next week
(19JUL04) hoping it will heat up the Korean anti-war movement.
DLP spokesman KIM SUNG-HEE explains, "By showing the movie that proves the
absurdity of Iraq war provoked by Washington, we want to accelerate the
anti-dispatch movement in the country through cultural means."