New awards recognize fragility of indie film-making in Korea
Lotte Entertainment may be South Korea's No. 2 film company, but it hates to be overshadowed by market leader CJ Entertainment. The company has no lack of ambition or resources. It is part of a huge…
HONG KONG - A South Korean TV drama "My Love From The Star" (literal translation 'You Who Came From The Stars') has become a knockout hit in China. And despite its whimsical plot and slick…
HONG KONG - South Korea's CJ E&M is to co-operate with Chinese satellite broadcaster Dragon TV to produce local versions of CJ's content in China. First up is a Chinese version of popular…
MUMBAI - Fast-rising Korean TV star Lee Min-ho will make his feature film debut as the lead in noir action thriller “Gangnam Blues.” Mini-conglomerate Showbox will launch pre-sales at next week's…
Hot from "Snowpiercer," Korean director Bong Joon-ho turns executive producer on in-production melodramatic thriller "Haemoo" which debuts at AFM.
Production is underway on "Slow Video," the second film to be made by the local production unit of Hollywood studio Fox in Korea.
While many people argue that Korean film funding is now more cautious and professional, two big companies did make very large bets this year - only one paid off in a big way.
New faces behind the films and fresh stories on the screen have reinvigorated the Korean film business.
MADRID - Gooooooooool! Playing off two invitation-only screenings at this week's Toronto Festival, Juan Jose Campanella's $21 million, 3D animated feature "Foosball" has closed two further major…
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