The Martyred
Theatrical poster to The Martyred
Director Yu Hyun-mok
Producer Kwak Jeong-hwan
Planner Gang Yu-jeong
Yu Hyun-mok
Screenplay Lee Jin-Seob
Kim Kang-Yun
Based on Kim Eun-Kuk
Assistant director Kim Sa-gyeom
Lee Sang-su
Lee Jae-cheon
Kim Cab-eui
Art director Lee Bong-seon
Music Han Sang-ki
Cinematographer Sim Jae-heung
Editor Ree Kyoung-ja
Lighting Go Hae-jin
Sound recording Kim Byeong-su
Choi Hyung-rai
Property Lee Jong-cheol
Costume designer Lee Hae-yoon
Scripter Na So-won
Production studio Hap Dong Films
Released June 17, 1965
Running time 131 min.
Debut theatre Academy
IMDb profile
KMDb profile

The Martyred or The Martyrs (순교자 / 殉敎者 - Sungyoja) is a 1965 film directed by Yu Hyun-mok.[1]


A group of ministers are captured by the North during the Korean War. Only two return home alive. Those two come to doubt the existence of God in reflecting on their experiences and the martyrdom of the other ministers.[1]





  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "순교자" (in Korean). Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2011-07-20.

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