Dong Ju: The Portrait of a Poet 2016 (South Korea)

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Dong Ju: The Portrait of a Poet 2016 (South Korea), also known as Dong-Ju, Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet , is South Korea drama premiere on Feb 17, 2016

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Drama: Dong Ju: The Portrait of a Poet 2016 (South Korea)
Romaji: Dong-Ju, Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet ,
South Korean: 동주
Director: Lee Jun Ik
Country: South Korea
Episodes: 1
Release Date: Feb 17, 2016
Duration: 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Synopsis by DramaWiki Staff ©

Based on the life and work of Korea’s renowned poet, Yun Dong Ju. Dong Ju, while studying literature in Japan, was charged and detained for having participated in the Korean Independence Movement. Known to have created hundreds of poems during his time in jail where he spent the last two years of his life, Dong Ju passed away at the young age of 27. Although it has not been proven, some believe he died due to medical experiments that were performed on his living body.

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