Org sets up two websites for local, int'l execs

SEOUL — The Korean Film Council (Kofic) has opened the Korean Film Biz Zone (Kobiz) an industry website aiming at overseas expansion of Korean films.

Serviced in English, the is the gateway for international professionals interested in the Korean film industry. It offers comprehensive information on local talent and industry companies, as well as a database of Korean film titles since 2000.

Kofic also plans to provide daily news, weekly newsletter and periodical publications in English.

For local professionals, Kobiz has launched serviced in Korean.

This offers information on the international film industry, including industry statistics from 38 countries, 120 festivals and guidelines for international co-production from film development to distribution.

It also provides sample contract forms, international co-production case studies and a glossary database.

Kofic aims to offer legal consulting services online and offline, for local industryites planning an international co-production.

Kofic is expected to expand the information service to mobile apps, Youtube, Twitter and Facebook.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0