Kim's '3-Iron' Hailed as Moral Winner of Venice Film Festival
By Paolo Bertolin
Kim Ki-duk might have not been winning the Golden Lion at the recently concluded Venice Film Festival, but his 11th film "Pinjip (3-Iron)", recipient of the Best Director Award, has certainly swept away the hearts and minds of the crowd and brought him home bags full of praise,...More
Pusan Film Fest Puts Focus on Diversity
By Joon Soh
In a year when major European festivals have gone Hollywood in a big way, the Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF), Asia's biggest cinema event, will continue to go the other direction, emphasizing the diversity in international cinema more than in previous yea,...More
Back From Venice, Kim Ki-duk Looks for Understanding
By Joon Soh
Fresh from his second director's prize in a major European film festival this year, Kim Ki-duk says all he wants is to be understood in his own country.
"I hope this will be an opportunity for Korean people to stop showing distrust and start to understand my film,...More
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