Perfectly pitched for mature-minded teens with adolescent tribulations on their mind, this effort may also seduce older auds.
Impressively lensed, and with a sensitive perf by Yao Anlian as a widower trying to make a buck while dealing with his moody teen kid.
Friday moviegoers hooked up with "The Heartbreak Kid," shelling out $4.6 million for the Farrelly brothers' R-rated comedy.
"Fujian Blue" reps an uneven yet involving debut by young helmer Robin Weng.
Erika Sawajiri, the star of the Isao Yukisada romantic drama "Closed Note," canceled her skedded Saturday appearance in Pusan in support of the film, which unspools in the Open Cinema section.
Peter Tsi, who recently quit as executive director of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival, has joined Soft-Trek Media as its general manager of content development & production.
Los Angeles-based shingle Breadmaker Pictures will co-produce Taiwanese comedy-drama "Pinoy Sunday" with Taiwan's Great Domain Films.
The generosity of the Pusan fest was on display Friday night when it put on a flashy dinner for the 27 cash recipients from its new Asian Cinema Fund.
PIFF continued to up the star quotient in its 12th edition with an elaborately staged red-carpet promenade Friday night. Stretching between the Paradise Hotel and the beachside PIFF Village center…
Six up-and-coming actors and filmmakers were feted at the third annual Premiere Rising Star Awards, held on Friday night at the Westin Chosun Beach Hotel.
Plenty of South Korea's independent filmmakers turned out on Friday for the CGV Indie Films night at the VIPS restaurant in Haeundae.