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The Isle (섬)

섬 (Seom)

Directed by Kim Ki-duk (김기덕)

Screenplay by


82min | Release date in South Korea :

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  • Korean Cinema's long journey to achieve global respect

    2010/11/11, Source,
    [20 NOTABLE FILMS FROM KOREA] November 12, 2010 Long Live Freedom Choi In-gyu, 1946 The first major film of the post-World War II period tells the story of a Korean freedom fighter opposing Japanese colonial rule in the war's waning days. The director had previously been forced to make Japanese propaganda films, and this film was seen as his response to having been exploited during Japanese colonialism.   "The Housemaid - 1960" / "Seopyeonje" "The Housemaid - 1960" Kim Ki-young, 1960 Kim Ki-young was Korea's first renowned filmmaker, establishing his reputation with “The Housemaid- 1960,” which explores a destructive love affair between a married music teacher and a sexually predatory household servant. So convincing was Lee Eun-shim in her performance as the femme fatale that she angered the public and was unable to continue her film career,...More
  • Jang Dong-gun, Ko So-young in Star-Studded Wedding

    2010/05/03, Source,
    Korea's starriest couple finally tied knot on Sunday. Actor Jang Dong-gun and actress,...More
  • Book Recalls Jang Jin-yeong's Deathbed Love Story

    2009/12/16, Source,
    Kim Young-kyun, the widower of the actress Jang Jin-yeong, who died of stomach cancer in September, is to publish a memoir recalling their 60,...More
  • Korean film draws director from afar
    2009/05/07, Source,
    'I was astonished by the way Korean directors approach real problems'.

    It was Jocelyn Saab's interest in Korean cinema that brought her all the way down to Jeonju, in southwestern Korea.

    The Lebanese director is a member of the jury of the Jeonju International Film Festival's Network for the P,...
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Myung Film (명필름)
 Kim Hyeon-seok (김현석)
 Assistant director
 Kyeong Min-ho (경민호)
 Kim Ki-duk (김기덕)
 Art director
 Hwang Jae-woo (황재우)
 Production department
82 min 35mm Panoramic (1.85)
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Release date in South Korea : 2000/04/22

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