A diverse slate of homegrown projects graces screens and pulls in audiences
It's a hefty change to move Busan Film Festival's Asian Film Market from the scattered hotel rooms of the South Korean beach resort of Haeundae to the plush Busan Exhibition and Convention Center…
One year since the big success of "Avatar," 3D content and technology have risen as promising businesses in every aspect of the Korean media industry.
Titles to look for include "Sector 7," "White," "Battlefield Heroes" and "The Showdown."
Asia's industryites left the 15th Pusan Film Festival encouraged by the strength of the biz within the region, and saddened by the departure of fest director Kim Dong-ho, who has run the show since…
The Pusan Film Festival's Asian Film Market wrapped Wednesday with a flurry of sales.
The atmosphere was upbeat as some of Korea's biggest names walked the red carpet for the opening of the Pusan Film Festival on Thursday.
Traditionally, the peak season of the year for the Korean movie biz is Chuseok holidays, a long harvest festival in mid-September.
The Pusan festival this year will be remembered for an ending that is bringing about a new beginning for the glossy beachside event.
In 1995, right after he retired from more than 30 years in the Korean Ministry of Culture, Kim Dong-ho was approached by three cinephiles who suggested creating Korea's first international film…