The Drop Box

March 201576 minutes
70

One frigid winter, a pastor finds an abandoned infant on his church steps and builds a heated hatch to rescue any others. The Drop Box documentary tells the true story of South Korean pastor Lee Jong-rak and his heroic efforts to embrace and protect abandoned children. It is a story about the forgotten, the disabled, the discarded, and the man who gives everything to protect them.
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Audio Language
Korean (Stereo)
Subtitles
English
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Run time
76 minutes
Documentary
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