Global News Journal

Pusan International Film Festival unveils line up

September 8, 2009

The Pusan International Film Festival opens its 14th edition with “Good Morning President”, a movie taking a warm-hearted look at the ruthless and cold-blooded world of South Korean politics.

An Interview With South Korea’s Box Office Champ Director Bong Joon-ho

June 15, 2009

The South Korean director whose movie about a mutant river monster became the country’s biggest box office hit has a new film on what might be an even more terrifying subject — an maniacally obsessive mother.

Blood-suckers and blood-thirsty revenge: an interview with South Korean director Park Chan-wook

May 13, 2009

South Korean director Park Chan-wook talked vampires and the movie industry at an interview with Reuters in Seoul this week as his movie “Thirst” prepares to enter the competition at the Cannes International Film Festival which opens today. Park’s movie “Oldboy” won the Grand Prix at Cannes in 2004 and this is his first film in competition since then.