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HONG KONG — The Asian Film Awards will hand out additional honors to some of the region's leading acting talent at a separate, new ceremony before next week's FilMart convention. Taking place on…
Jin Park has been hired as programmer for the World Cinema section of the Busan International Film Festival.
The heads of the Hong Kong, Busan and Tokyo film festivals have joined forces to create the Asian Film Awards Academy, which will take over the Asian Film Awards.
The major Asian film festivals -- Tokyo and Busan -- have set dates for their October events that are nearly two weeks apart. But an early Tokyo market narrows the gap.
The Korean Film Council (KOFIC) has relocated from the South Korean capital Seoul to Busan, the southern port city that is also home to Asia's biggest film festival.
Quentin Tarantino is a late addition to the Busan festival line-up. The U.S. director, whose "Kill Bill" films drew on Asian themes, will visit the South Korean festival for the first time on Friday.