Korean gambling drama 'The Divine Move' makes a smart play
Korean Film Council
Rights trading not the central theme of diversifying event
South Korea's box office started 2014 much as it finished 2013 -- with local films firmly on top and giving Hollywood cause for reflection. In 2013 the only Hollywood film in the top ten was "Iron…
The South Korean box office will this week pass the symbolic landmark of having sold 200 million tickets.
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.
Already a major hit in Asia, this high-octane South Korean remake of Hong Kong thriller "Eye in the Sky" sustains its nervy tension all the way.
HONG KONG — "Juvenile Offender," a tough mother and son drama featuring a youngster released from a correctional facility, has been selected to represent South Korea in the foreign-language category…
Domination of the Korean B.O. by 'Snowpiercer' raises questions about the film's Oscar potential and Stateside positioning.
South Korean film-maker Kim Ki-duk finds his latest film invited to Venice, but banned at home. Now the iconoclastic auteur is mounting a PR campaign in favor of a local release.
Re-creating a 1948 massacre of civilians by the South Korean army on that nation's Jeju Island, "Jiseul" uses disconnected images in pristine monochrome to tell a story that's as hazy and haunting as…