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Wrestler Movie to Close Tokyo Fest
The joint South Korean-Japanese movie "Rikidozan" will close the 18th Tokyo International Film Festival set to open next month.
The film is about the Korean-born wrestler Rikidozan, who was barred from Japanese sumo because of his ethnicity but became a sensation in the United States in the 1950s,...More
Pusan Fest Grows With Asian Cinema
Progammer Kim Ji-seok Talks About Development of Asian Films
By Kim Tae-jong
When Kim Ji-seok visited such major international film festivals as Venice and Cannes 10 years ago, he found Asian films were merely novelty items, adding a "global" flavor to the festival. But nowaday,...More
Kim Ki-duk's 'Bin-Jip' receives the prize at the San Sebastian Film Festival
The Korean director Kim Ki-duk's 11th film, "3-Iron" (the Korean title is "Bin Jip", meaning vacant houses) has won the Great Prize Fipresci at the 53rd San Sebastian Film Festival in San Sebastian, Spain.
The film festival organizing committee has announced the news on Kim's award as well as vi,...More