Dare to SCARE: Modern K-Horror 2012/08/30, Source,
The success and popularity of modern K-Horror is no accident. There's a stylish uniqueness, filmic intelligence, violent intensity and genuine chilling-ness that come with the genre. So if you're in the mood for a fright night, can't decide which scary movie to watch and feel a bit confused by top 10 lists and star ratings, why not use our introductory guide to pick a K-horror that suits your taste?,...More
Korean and Irish film festivals team up 2012/06/01, Source,
Grainne Humphreys met with Jeon Yoon-hyung from KOFIC (left) and Lee Hyae-kyoung from WFFIS (right).
Korea was not quite like Grainne Humphreys first expected, and that's a good thing. Humphreys, the program director of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival (JDIFF) in Ireland, was introduced to Korea through cinema, particularly the films Oldboy and Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance. "I had an expectation that it would be like a gangster film", she admitted, "but that would be like going to New York and Chicago and expecting to see the same genre. It's not like that at all",...More
M-Line launches Doomsday Book at EFM 2012/02/16, Source,
South Korean film sales company M-Line Distribution has launched pre-sales on science fiction drama "Doomsday Book", co-directed by Kim Ji-woon and Lim Pil-seong, according to the "Screen International" market daily at the European Film Market (EFM) in Berlin.
Budgeted at US$5m, "Doomsday Book" is made up of three short stories. One is about a robot attaining enlightenment, the second is about a zombie invasion and the third about an apocalyptic meteor crashing to Earth,...More
A reckless youngster Eun-soo drives to his motherís, and has a car accident. When Eun-soo wakes up, he meets a mysterious girl and is led to her fairytale-like house in the middle of the forest. There, Eun-soo is trapped with the girl and her siblings who never age. Soon he learns all the adults who visited or stayed in the house have met mysterious yet terrible ends. More shockingly, their cruel deaths are drawn in details and made into a fairytale book by the children. Scared Eun-soo tries to find the way out, but the house is secluded in the forest with no way out. And then, Eun-soo discovers a book which tells a brutal end of none other than himself!
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