Hadong and Gurye

  Countryside charms and nature's beauty await along the banks of the Seomjingang River   Gazing southeast, the sun rises slowly but surely over the horizon. The Seomjingang River’s pristine waters reflect the morning light…

Old Is New Again

Young entrepreneurs use old buildings to give Seoul new life   “Dull, inert cities, it is true, do contain the seeds of their own destruction and little else. But lively, diverse, intense cities contain the seeds of their own regeneration,…

Multiplex Nation

Korea’s multiplexes embrace different theatrical formats

The Subjectivity of Film Criticism

Noir-thriller ‘Real’ critically panned, but not everyone agrees

Bucheon Film Fest to Showcase Jeon Do-yeon Special Program

Asia’s largest genre film festival celebrates the career of one of Korea’s most revered actresses

Cinematic Glass Ceiling?

Male-dominated films remain prominent in local industry

No Easy Predictions

Forecasting box office success can be a fool’s errand

A New Year for Korean Cinema

Array of films to take center stage in 2017

Groundbreaking Year for Korean Cinema

Return of auteurs behind cinema’s local and international success

Nothing Supernatural About ‘Guardian’ Success

Talented teamwork and patience make tvN’s fantasy romance drama a hit

Indie Films Resonate at BIFF

Busan International Film Festival 2016 showcases intriguing independent productions