Matan Yair’s “Scaffolding” and Hong Sang-soo’s “On the Beach at Night Alone” took the top prizes at the 34th Jerusalem Film Festival during an awards ceremony Thursday evening. “On the Beach at Night…
It may be the most crowded and party-fueled event on the global film calendar, but the Cannes Film Festival can be an oddly solitary, contemplative experience for attendees outside the inner circle.
Finecut has struck a deal to handle international sales of film titles flowing from leading Korean indie producer Bom Film Productions. Set up in 1999 by producer Oh Jung-wan, one of the country's…
"These are very simple pieces, but if you go deeper, they are more complicated." So explains a minor character midway through Hong Sangsoo's "On the Beach at Night Alone."
At least two female doppelgangers drink coffee and soju, flirt with various men, and spark gossip and mass confusion in Hong Sang-soo's "Yourself and Yours," a wise and gently absurdist allegory…
"Right Now, Wrong Then," a bittersweet romantic comedy by Hong Sang-soo, has taken the coveted Golden Leopard prize at the 68th edition of the Locarno Film Festival.
An acclaimed filmmaker is the object of diffident female attention from multiple sources, leading to an innocuous array of misunderstandings and romantic missteps.
Hong Sang-soo's "Hill of Freedom" is named as the year's best Korean film
The title could not be more of a red herring in Hong Sang-soo's sixteenth feature "Hill of Freedom," its noble implications lending outward grandeur to a romantic triangle that reps a cream puff even…
HONG KONG — "Beyond Beauty," a big budget documentary detailing the clash between civilization and the natural environment, will kick off the first edition of the Taoyuan Intl. Film Festival in…
The 51st New York Film Festival has tapped 35 films, an unusually large number for this tightly curated Gotham fest, to comprise a main slate that mixes a strong contingent of comedies, plus an…