Born in 1977. He worked as a member of the staff during production of the film and . JUHN made a strong and keen impression with his first short film “Colors”, officially selected by the New York International Independence Film Festival. And his latest short film, “Mul-go-gi (Fish)”, which boasts a strong native Korean flavour, was invited to compete in the short film section for the 2007 Venice Film Festival. In 2007, he directed his feature film debut < Beautiful >, adapted from KIM Ki-duk’s original story.
'Spy', 'Covertness' offer different takes on espionage 2012/09/20, Source, "Spy" centers on down-to-earth protagonist Kim, who is more concerned with surging food and housing prices than operations, while "In Berlin" features cold-minded professional secret agents. Provided by CJ E&M and Lotte Entertainment
Spy movies hold special appeal for Koreans, who still regularly hear news reports about secret agents from North Korea. More than 60 years after the peninsula was divided, however, some Korean espionage films are no longer featuring conventional spy heroes with suave personas. Rather, there are characters like the North Korean agent in "Spy" who is more concerned with soaring food and housing prices than his next secret mission. Director Woo Min-ho had an epiphany when the cost of skyrocketing rent hit him hard after he finished his debut feature, "Man of Vendetta"(2010),...More
Kim Soo-hyeon-I, "Secretive and Great" 2012/04/29, Source,
Rising star Kim Soo-hyeon-I is coming back to screens as a good looking spy.
According to his management agency Key East, Kim Soo-hyeon-I has decided to go on board with the movie "Secretive and Great". Based on an original by Hun, "Secretive and Great" is about a handsome spy who is abandoned by the North in a South Korean village in Seoul,...More
Florence Korea Film Fest to open with Always 2012/02/27, Source,
The 10th Florence Korea Film Fest in Italy has announced it will open with Song Il-gon's "Always", last year's Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) Opening Film. The festival will screen 32 feature films and 24 shorts during its nine-day run, and close with Kim Ki-duk's "ARIRANG - Movie", which made its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival last year.
Set to run March 23 – 31 at the Cinema Odeon (Piazza Strozzi, 1) in Florence, the festival is organized by the Tae gukgi – Toscana Korea Association. Sponsors include Korea's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Korean Film Council (KOFIC), the region of Tuscany (Toscana), the city of Florence and the Film Institutions of Tuscany Region,...More
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