Chuno is an epic historical drama that is one of the highest rated
series in 2010 in South Korea, and which has already found much success
internationally. Chuno takes us back to the Joseon Dynasty, where slaves
form a 'righteous army' to change the ruling status quo, and have a
decent life irrespective of their social standing. The story revolves
around a runway general falsely accused of a crime and made a slave, his
sister who was sold off and is the love interest of her master, who is a
man of 'high birth' and who later becomes known as the 'Slave Hunter.'
This is their story, passionately told and well acted, wrapped around
danger, suspense, political turmoil, equality, unfairness, love, and
Runtime: 70 minutes
Chuno - Hida (region) - Netflix
Hida (飛騨) is the northern portion of Gifu Prefecture in the Chūbu
region of Japan. The Hida region received its name because the area was
formerly part of Hida Province, before the formation of prefectures in
Japan. The borders of this region are not officially set, but it
generally consists of the following four municipalities: Takayama, Hida,
Gero and Shirakawa.
Chuno - Climate - Netflix
The Hida region has a humid continental climate, with very warm summers
and long, cold, very snowy winters. Some of the highest levels of
snowfall in Japan are found in the north-western fringes of this region
annually amounting to in excess of 10 meters, for example Shirakawa.
Chuno - References - Netflix