All Korea articles – Page 9

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    Showbox sends Thieves around Asia

    2012-03-19T00:01:00Z

    Showbox seals key Asian territory deals on Macau diamond heist film The Thieves from Korean director Choi Dong-hoon.

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    Little Black Dress

    2011-03-31T17:47:00Z

    Dir/scr: Heo In-moo. Korea. 2011. 108mins

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    FineCut sells Chaw, Cyrano to Japan

    2011-03-21T00:01:00Z

    Korean sales company FineCut has closed two deals for Korean titles Chaw and Cyrano Agency in Japan.

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    Busan IFF pacts with China's Zonbo Media

    2011-03-21T00:01:00Z

    Newly renamed Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) and Chinese investment and distribution company Zonbo Media have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for industry exchange and greater cinema-cultural business collaboration.

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    Choi Dong-hoon assembles stars for Macao heist pic

    2011-03-21T00:01:00Z

    South Korean director Choi Dong-hoon is putting together a top flight cast for his upcoming The Professionals , led by Kim Yun-seok from The Yellow Sea , Gianna Jun from Blood The Last Vampire , Kim Hye-su from Tazza: The High Rollers and Lee Jung-jae from TheHousemaid .

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    Park appointed to distribution role at Sony Pictures Television

    2010-12-09T07:32:00Z

    Catherine Park, former head of sales at Korea’s Sidus IHQ, has been appointed executive director, distribution, Asia Pacific for Sony Pictures Television (SPT).

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    Midnight FM (Simya FM)

    2010-10-21T10:06:00Z

    Dir: Kim Sang-man. South Korea. 2010. 106mins

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    Korean sales agency Panda launches at Asian Film Market

    2010-10-12T07:45:00Z

    South Korea-based Panda Media has made its market debut at the Asian Film Market, running parallel to the Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF).

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    Busan Film Commission, Film Auckland sign agreement

    2010-10-11T05:44:00Z

    Film Auckland and the Busan Film Commission (BFC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the aim of increasing cooperation between their respective audiovisual industries.

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    Global stars attend 15th Pusan International Film Festival

    2010-10-08T03:41:00Z

    Stars from most of the world’s major film industries including Willem Dafoe, Juliette Binoche, Aishwarya Rai, Tang Wei and Jang Dong-gun turned out for the 15th Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF), the last to be officially presided over by festival director Kim Dong-ho.

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    Sidus FNH picks up worldwide rights to The Showdown

    2010-05-04T08:17:00Z

    South Korea’s Sidus FNH has picked up worldwide rights to The Showdown , a period action thriller produced by Bidangil Pictures whose credits include The Chaser .

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    Korean stars line up for Grand Prix from Sidus

    2010-03-22T01:00:00Z

    Sidus FNH has announced that top Korean stars Kim Tae-heen (pictured) ( Iris, The Restless ) and Lee Joon-ki ( King And The Clown ) have been cast in Grand Prix , directed by Yang Yun-ho ( Iris, Fighter In The Wind ). The film is a sports drama with ...

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    United Pictures gets Superhuman

    2010-03-22T01:00:00Z

    Seoul-based United Pictures (UP) has picked up sales on fantasy action film The Superhuman , starring Gang Dong-won from the recent hits Secret Reunion and Woochi (pictured) and Goh Soo from The White Night. Produced by Eugene Lee and her company Zip Cinema ( Bittersweet Life , Woochi ...

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    Pretty Pictures takes on The Housemaid for France

    2010-03-22T01:00:00Z

    Korean producer/distributor Mirovision has pre-sold Im Sang-soo’s (pictured) remake of Kim Ki-young’s classic erotic thriller The Housemaid to Pretty Pictures for France. “Having successfully released Im Sang-soo’s The Old Garden , and since Im Sang-soo is considered in France to be in the top 5 of well-known and highly ...

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    Showbox in UK goes Into The Fire with Finecut

    2010-03-22T01:00:00Z

    Korean sales company Finecut has announced a slew of deals including the big-budget war drama 71 – Into The Fire , directed by John H. Lee and starring Kwon Sang-woo, which pre-sold to Showbox for UK.

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    M-Line seals German, Benelux, Latin presales on Blades Of Blood

    2010-03-22T01:00:00Z

    Korean sales company M-Line Distribution has pre-sold Blades Of Blood to Splendid for Germany and Benelux and to VIP888 for South America. Directed by Lee Joon-ik ( King And The Clown ), the film is based on the well-known Korean graphic novel Like The Moon Escaping From The Clouds ...

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    Bodyguards And Assassins (Shi Yue Wei Cheng)

    2010-01-14T11:53:00Z

    Dir: Teddy Chen. China-Hong Kong. 2009. 138 mins.

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    Woochi

    2010-01-04T11:38:00Z

    Dir: Choi Dong-hoon. South Korea. 2009. 136 mins.

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    Symphony 3D acquires Korea’s MasterImage

    2009-12-17T02:29:00Z

    US-based Symphony 3D Holdings has acquired Korean 3D solution provider MasterImage Co. Infused with a $15m investment, the company has been renamed MasterImage 3D, LLC and moved to headquarters in Burbank, California.

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    Song boards Korean remake of A Better Tomorrow

    2009-12-08T09:18:00Z

    The Korean remake of John Woo’s classic Hong Kong noir film A Better Tomorrow (pictured) is set to be directed by Song Hae-sung, with a cast of young stars including Song Seung-hun and Ju Jin-mo.