Latest Busan news – Page 11

  • Chiaki Kuriyama
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    HKIFF, Busan, Tokyo expand Academy

    2014-03-24T00:02:00Z

    The Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) celebrated its inauguration last night (March 23) with Moet-AFA Special Award Rising Star of Asia awardees Chiaki Kuriyama and Kim Nam-gil.

  • Jin Park
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    Park named Busan world programmer

    2014-03-03T02:08:00Z

    Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) has named Jin Park a World Cinema programmer starting this month. Park will be responsible for films from Central and South America.

  • The Terror, Live
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    Lotte reports busy Busan sales

    2013-10-14T11:10:00Z

    Hot sellers include Hope and The Terror, Live.

  • Remote Control
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    Pascha, Remote Control take top prizes at Busan

    2013-10-14T02:14:00Z

    The 18th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) wrapped with the two New Currents Awards going to Ahn Seonkyoung’s Korean film Pascha and Byamba Sakhya’s Mongolia-Germany co-production Remote Control.

  • Bong Joon Ho and Quentin Tarantino
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    Quentin Tarantino and Bong Joon Ho in conversation

    2013-10-11T13:38:00Z

    Two of the world’s biggest genre geeks, Quentin Tarantino and Korean filmmaker Bong Joon Ho, discussed Asian cinema, casting and creative independence at the Busan film festival on Friday.

  • Michael Favelle
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    Asian Film Market wraps with prizes

    2013-10-11T02:30:00Z

    Busan’s Asian Film Market wrapped with a record number of participants and the Asian Project Market (APM)’s top Busan Award going to Kim Jee-woon’s Jin Roh: The Wolf Brigade .

  • 36
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    Pop Pictures sells 36 to UK

    2013-10-10T13:40:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE : At Busan’s Asian Film Market, Thailand’s Pop Pictures has sold previous New Currents Award winner 36 to UK distributor Day for Night.

  • busan_skyline
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    International Asian doc fund launches

    2013-10-10T12:35:00Z

    Busan’s Asian Network of Documentary partners with Taskovski Film on new fund.

  • Shirley Visions of Reality
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    EastWest makes 'Shirley' sales

    2013-10-09T10:22:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE : EastWest sells raft of films; launches English-language Never Die Young.

  • Queen
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    Indian cinema gets boost at Busan

    2013-10-09T04:52:00Z

    Eleven Indian features are screening at this year’s Busan International Film Festival, reflecting the growing strength and diversity of cinema from the subcontinent.

  • Screen Busan cover
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    Digital edition Busan 2013

    2013-10-07T17:59:00Z

    Browse the digital edition of our Busan International Film Festival supplement here.

  • Mr Go
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    Korea, China eye greater collaboration

    2013-10-07T10:48:00Z

    Local film executives talked of the need for joint Korean-Chinese funds and institutions to support co-productions at the first session of Busan’s Asian Film Market today.

  • Lee Byung Hun
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    Lotte adds three for Busan slate

    2013-10-07T01:05:00Z

    Line-up includes Memories Of The Sword, set to star Lee Byung-hun.

  • Im Kwon Taek
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    Im Kwon-taek plots 102nd film

    2013-10-04T10:36:00Z

    South Korean master director Im Kwon-taek launched his 102nd film project today at the Busan International Film Festival, where a major retrospective on his work is underway.

  • Kano
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    Ablaze Image picks up high-profile duo

    2013-09-30T04:40:00Z

    Taipei-based sales company Ablaze Image has picked up international rights to Kano , produced by Wei Te-sheng ( Warriors Of The Rainbow: Seediq Bale ), and Yee Chih-yen’s long-awaited third feature.

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    EFP reveals Busan line-up

    2013-09-18T09:43:00Z

    Albert Serra and Pawel Pawlikowski are among 23 European film-makers who will be presenting their films in person as part of European Film Promotion’s (EFP) Opening Doors programme at this year’s Busan International Film Festival (Oct 3-13).

  • Vara: A Blessing
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    Busan reveals 2013 line-up

    2013-09-03T11:06:00Z

    The 18 th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) has announced its full line-up of 301 films from 70 countries with 95 world premieres and 42 international premieres.

  • Kim Jee-woon
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    Busan unveils APM line-up

    2013-08-19T13:14:00Z

    The Busan International Film Festival has announced its Asian Project Market (APM) line-up for this year with 30 projects including name directors like Kim Jee-woon, Wayne Wang and Mohsen Makhmalbaf.

  • Lee Chang dong
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    Lee Chang-dong named Asian Film Academy dean

    2013-03-19T06:31:00Z

    Busan’s Asian Film Academy (AFA) has appointed Korean director Lee Chang-dong as dean of the workshop this year.

  • Shyamal Uncle Turns Off The Lights
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    Global Film Initiative picks up Busan trio

    2012-10-14T07:50:00Z

    The Global Film Initiative has picked up three films that screened at the recent Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) for North American distribution - 111 Girls , Beijing Flickers and Shyamal Uncle Turns Off The Lights .