Press pick 'Han Gong-ju' as best film 2015/01/26, Source,
The Korean film "Han Gong-ju" was chosen as the best domestic film of last year by the nation's journalists. The Korean Film Reporters Association said Monday that 67 journalists who cover film selected the independent movie as last year's best local flick. The low-budget film set in a high school is based on a true story of a teenage girl who was the victim of gang rape,...More
[HanCinema's Image Gallery] "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" @ 24fps 2015/01/17, Kim Han-min's "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" @ 24fps…
There are so many films flashing furiously past our eyes nowadays that it's hard to remember some of the devilish details, moments, and ideas from our favourite features. Add to that all the music videos, T.V. series, news broadcasts, digital advertisements, YouTube playlists and gaming, and it might well start to feel like there's an insurmountable backlog of compelling content, and you'd be right (sooner or later). Our lifetime is slowly being replaced by digital dream streams that if we were to watch all the classics, the critically acclaimed, personal recommendations and cultural must-sees, our lives would no longer have a convincing anchor in reality, and screen-time would be our only time,...More
[HanCinema's Film Review] "The Admiral: Roaring Currents": A Lionhearted Legend 2015/01/03, In the spotlight this week: Kim Han-min's "The Admiral: Roaring Currents"...
Admiral Yi Sun-shin was an astonishing naval commander who, despite political persecution, personal tragedy, illness, and imprisonment, managed to successfully halt the Japan's invasion of Korea during the end of the 16th century. Toyotomi Hideyoshi's (Japan's 'great unifier') dreamt of expanding Japan's empire and needed Joseon to secure a solid foothold to mount an attack against the mighty Ming.
Hideyoshi was denied free passage for his forces across the Korean mainland (King Seonjo and his cabinet thought that allowing the Japanese to cross unmolested would result in Korea being bloody battleground between their powerful neighbours), and so amassed a force and fleet and began their Invasion of Korea (1592-1598),...More
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