Some 400 leading figures from the Asian cinema business attended a memorial service on Monday for Busan festival programmer and co-founder Kim Ji-seok. But the large attendance did little to mask the…
These Standout schools offer competitive, world-renowned cinema instruction for aspiring filmmakers: Art Center College of Design Pasadena, Calif. The private Pasadena college boasts a wide range of…
Marvel’s "Black Panther" will use South Korea’s port city, Busan as the backdrop for a huge chase scene. The city, known for hosting Asia's biggest film festival, will see its landmarks including the…
South Korea’s under-siege president Park Geun-hye says she has asked parliament to help her find a way of stepping down honorably. Park said that she will resign if the National Assembly can find a…
The Busan city government is to go ahead with a project to build new film studios that will open in 2020. The facilities are smaller than previously planned, but will still be the biggest in South…
The troubled Busan festival is "100% certain" to go ahead this year, according to Kim Dong-ho, the industry veteran who last week rejoined the event that he co-founded 21 years ago. "After 15 months…
Prosecutors in Busan have formally charged former Busan festival chief Lee Yong-kwan with fraud. The decision is certain to be labelled as politically-motivated.
Lotte Entertainment has teamed with the city of Busan to launch the $17.3 million Busan-Lotte Creative Film Fund.
Lee Yong-kwan will Friday lose his job as director of the troubled Busan festival after a general meeting ended without taking key decisions
Taiwanese actress, director and screenwriter, Sylvia Chang ("Murmur of the Hearts") will head the New Currents Asian film competition jury at the upcoming Busan International Film Festival.
Ozu Yashujiro's "Tokyo Story" is the best Asian film, according to a new list published by the Busan International Film Festival.