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Dong-ju : The Portrait of a Poet (2015) | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Dong-ju : The Portrait of a Poet (2015) | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia November 12, 2016 Comments Off on Dong-ju : The Portrait of a Poet (2015) | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Dir: Lee Joon-ik | Writer: Shin Yeon-sik | Cast: Kang Ha-neuf, Park Yung-min | Drama | 113min | Korea Much of Korea’s historical cinema harks back to the Colonial era as blockbuster director Lee

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The Last Princess | London Korean Film Festival 2016

The Last Princess | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia November 10, 2016 Comments Off on The Last Princess | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Dir: Hur Jin-ho | Biopic Drama | 127min | South Korea Hur Jin-ho gives full rein to romantic melodrama in his sumptuous retelling of the unhappy life in exile of Princess Yi Deok-hye, who

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London Korean Film Festival 2016 | 3-27 November 2016

London Korean Film Festival 2016 | 3-27 November 2016

Filmuforia October 29, 2016 Comments Off on London Korean Film Festival 2016 | 3-27 November 2016

The LONDON KOREAN FILM FESTIVAL  (LKFF) celebrates its 11th year running with an extended run from 3 – 27 November at accessible state of the art venues around London. Opening with the UK Premiere

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The Widow (1955) | Mimangin | London Korean Film Festival 2016

The Widow (1955) | Mimangin | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia October 18, 2016 Comments Off on The Widow (1955) | Mimangin | London Korean Film Festival 2016

Dir: Nam-ok Park | Writer: Bo-ra Lee |Cast: Min-ja Lee, Seong-ju Lee, Tak-kyun Lee, Ai-shim Na, Dong-hu Shin, Yeong-suk Park 90min | Drama | Korea Nam-ok Park was a Korean athlete who turned her

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The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008) | LKFF 2015

The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008) | LKFF 2015

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Directed by Kim Jee-Woon Cast: Kang-ho Song, Byung-hun Lee, Woo-Sung Jung South Korea | 139mins | Action Adventure Comedy Kim Jee-Woon put all his experience into this rip-roaring ‘Oriental Western’ set in the 1940s

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Sunset on the Sarbin River (1967) | LKFF 2015

Sunset on the Sarbin River (1967) | LKFF 2015

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Director: Chung Chang Wha Cast: Shin Young-Kyun, Kim Hye-Jung, Nam Goong Won, Yoon Il-Bong 12omin  Action Drama  Korea Filmed in black and white, this ambitious if overlong pro-Korean anti-imperialist action drama blends humour, romance

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Ode to My Father (2014) | Gukjesijang | LKFF 2015 2 -14 November

Ode to My Father (2014) | Gukjesijang | LKFF 2015 2 -14 November

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Dir.: J K Joun | Cast: Jeong-min Hwang, Yunjin Kim | South Korea 2014, 126 min. A full-blooded epic, ODE TO MY FATHER spans over fifty years of Korean history. Full of overwhelming images from the

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Memories of Murder (2003) | Salinui Chueok  | LKFF 2015 | 2-14 November

Memories of Murder (2003) | Salinui Chueok | LKFF 2015 | 2-14 November

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Dir.: Bong Joon-ho; Cast: Song Kang-ho, Kim sang-gyeong); | Crime Drama | South Korea 2003 | 132 min. Bong Joon-ho (Snowpiercer) constructs a terrifying drama around the unsolved mystery of South Korea’s first serial

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Cold Eyes (2014) | UK Korean Film Festival

Cold Eyes (2014) | UK Korean Film Festival

Filmuforia November 16, 2014 Comments Off on Cold Eyes (2014) | UK Korean Film Festival

Dir.: Cho Ui-seok, Kim Byung-seo Cast: Han Hyo-joo, Jung Woo-sung, Sol Kyung-gu; South Korea 2014, 118 min. As we all know, remakes rarely match the original outing, but Cho and Kim have succeeded in

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Manshin (2013) | UK Korean Film Festival

Manshin (2013) | UK Korean Film Festival

Filmuforia November 13, 2014 Comments Off on Manshin (2013) | UK Korean Film Festival

MANSHIN – TEN THOUSAND SPIRITS Dir.: Park Chan-Kyong Cast: Kim Geum-hwa, Moon So-Ri, Ryoo Hyon-Kyong, Kim Sae-Ron, South Korea 2013, 104 min. When principal photography on MANSHIN was finished, the production run out of

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