'English' translates into laughter
Imagine this scene: "Zoo!" a Caucasian teacher slyly declares in front of a class of Korean students. "Jew!" the class confidently affirms in unison. Sound familiar? A scene like this probably takes place at hundreds of private institutions around the nation where the struggle to learn English is a ,...More
Korean Films Take Up 48% in 3rd Quarter Sales
Amid the controversy over the country's screen quotas system, which requires local cinemas to screen domestic films for certain periods of time, Korean films are continuing to enjoy a wider audience in the country.
Recent findings by the Korean Film Commission indicate that local films accounted f,...More
Cold War still flickers on film
"The Road Taken" (2003)
Two new films opening this Friday deal with the anguish of the Cold War from the perspective of two countries that experienced it most tragically through division: "Good Bye, Lenin!" from Germany and "The Road Taken" from Korea.
Both films look back at troubled national,...More
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