Loading...

Glorious North Korean elevator

31,509 views

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Aug 29, 2011

For our fifty-story + hotel in Pyongyang, only two of the eight tourist-elevators were in use. This was one of them; in spite of it doing this every four or so times, and trying to close on you every other time, we were always happy to see it after waiting for it for five to ten minutes in the foyer of the thirty-eighth floor.
One time, during one of the city's daily power outages, myself and a couple of other people were trapped inside it in between floors for a few minutes; lights off and everything.
I actually kind of miss it. Good times, good times.

Comments • 80

unicity564
북한엘베와이리구렸노ㅋㅋ갖다버리라ㅋㅋ
View reply
Hide replies
Lívio Naves
How this is a Schindler M Line if they don't even have offices in NK? Probably stolen from somewhere...
JSJ Youtube
Is This Schindler Elevator? What the..... I don't like it...
View all 4 replies
Hide replies
Wen Kern Boys Elevator Channel
Noisy Sound And Slow Elevator Door Close 0:15
Pyrodron Productions
You realize there are a number of elevators in America that do this too, right?
Adam R
Stupid cheap communists, can't even fix the elevator.
Adam R
Their clothes. LOL
thekorgboy98
You get sent to a death camp if you litter. 
Viraqua
Nah, the citizens just don't have anything to litter the ground with.
Ad astra
I'm sure the threat of prison camp is a strong disincentive to littering.
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...