Two films to share KOFIC co-production support
Upcoming films by BAE Hyeong-joon "Once Upon a Time in Seoul", and JEON Soo-il ("Le regard des ombres") will each receive 200 million won ($210,000) in financing as part of KOFIC's 2006 Production Support Program for International Co-productions.
BAE's film from MK Pictures is a co-production wit,...More
Im Kwon-taek to teach at PIFF's Asian Film Academy
The Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF) has named Im Kwon-taek as the dean of this year's Asian Film Academy. Im is one of Korea's internationally renowned directors, who won the Best Director award at the 2002 Cannes Film Festival for "Chihwaseon".
The Asian Film Academy received 143 applic,...More
Korean director Kim Young-nam Wins Two Locarno Awards
Korean director Kim Young-nam won the FIPRESCI and NETPAC awards at the 59 Locarno International Film Festival with his work "Don't Look Back", according to the film's production company Emotion Pictures on Sunday. The film festival ended on Saturday (local time) in Switzerland.
The FIPRESCI awar,...More
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