The Kim family have ruled North Korea for over seven decades, but how did the original “great leader” get the job?
Questions surround the early days of Kim Il-sung and his dynasty.
Professor Kim Hyung-suk, 102, was from the same village and met him as he began his rise to power.
Witness to history: The stories of our time told by the people who were there.
Produced By: Kevin Kim and William Lee
Filmed and edited by: Kevin Kim