The 15th Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF) has announced 27 selections for the Pusan Promotion Plan (PPP) including projects from Tsai Ming Liang, Oxide Pang, Xie Fei, Choi Dong-hoon and Anocha Suwhichakornpong.
Ogigami Naoko (Glasses) will be mentoring students at PIFF’s Asian Film Academy (AFA) and screening her feature film Toilet in the festival, as well as presenting her new project Suika and Kinoko at PPP. The film will tell the story of two French girls who are obsessed with Japanese manga and later decide to do a road trip across Europe to Japan.
Three beneficiaries from PIFF’s Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) Script Development Fund this year will also be in the PPP. With an aim to further support up-and-coming directors PPP has selected from the ACF directors Mostofa Sarwar Farooki from Bangladesh, Yolkin Tuichiev from Uzbekistan and Charlotte Lim Lay Kuen.
Held at the Seacloud Hotel on Haeundae Beach along with the Asian Film Market, PPP 2010 will run Oct 10-13, during the 15th PIFF Oct 7-15.
Full PPP 2010 Line-up
Anarchy, dir. Maryam NAJAFI (Iran)
Asphyxia, dir. Asli ÖZGE (Turkey-Germany)
Baby Blue (La Belle Déesse), dir. Daniel H. BYUN (Korea)
The Diary of a Young Boy, dir. TSAI Ming Liang (Taiwan-France)
Extraordinary Me, dir. Mouly SURYA (Indonesia)
Falling In Love (working title), dir. LEE J-Yong (Korea)
Flapping In The Middle Of Nowhere, dir. NGUYEN Hoang Deip (Vietnam)
Howling (working title), dir. Yoo Ha (Korea)
It Must Be A Camel, dir. Charlotte LIM Lay Kuen (Malaysia)
Khibula, dir. George OVASHVILI (Georgia)
Miracle, dir. Toshio LEE (Japan)
Pablo Trapero’s Project (working title), dir. Pablo TRAPERO (Argentina-Korea)
The Psycho Virus, dir. Oxide PANG (Hong Kong-China)
The Rainbow, dir. Yolkin TUICHIEV (Uzbekistan)
Red Coal, dir. XIE Fei (China)
Remote Control, dir. Byamba SAKHYA (Mongolia-France)
Shiiku, dir. Rithy PANH (Cambodia-France)
Somalia, dir. KIM Kyunghyung (Korea)
Starry Starry Night, dir. LIN Shu-Yu (Taiwan)
Stoma, dir. Julian LEE (China)
Suika and Kinoko, dir. Naoko OGIGAMI (Japan)
Television, dir. Mostofa Sarwar FAROOKI (Bangladesh)
The Thieves, dir. CHOI Donghun (Korea)
A Thousand Boys (working title), dir. Akan SATAYEV (Kazakhstan-Russia)
The Train Station, dir. Mohamed AL-DARADJI (Iraq-UK-Netherlands)
Underground Fragrance, dir. Pengfei SONG (China-France)
The White Room, dir. Anocha SUWICHAKORNPONG (Thailand-Japan-UK)