Pinterest
NewsLetter DailyWeekly
 
My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter

'Welcome to Dongmakgol' Chosen as Korea's Pick for 78th Academy Awards

2005/09/16 Source

The Korean hit movie 'Welcome to Dongmakgol' by Director Bae Jong will be presented to the 78th American Academy Awards as the Korean pick to compete in the Foreign Language Film category.
According to the Korean Film Council the movie was chosen among other megabox movies such as 'Sympathy for Lady Vengeance' by Director Park Chan-wook which was recently invited to this year's Venice Film Festival.
Only one movie from each country can be recommended to the Academy and in Korea, the Korean Film Council has the right to evaluate and decide which one best represents the nation.
No Korean movie has yet passed the preliminary session which picks five nominees to enter the Foreign Language Film category.
- Reporter, minji

Source : www.arirang.co.kr...

Copy & paste guideline for this article
Always put a link back to the source and HanCinema permalink

Creative Commons License"'Welcome to Dongmakgol' Chosen as Korea's Pick for 78th Academy Awards"
by HanCinema is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work from this source

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss


 

 

 Previous news
  • Make Way for Byeolsungeom, the Columbo of Joseon
    2005/09/16 (Source)
    by Jung-Bo Suh

    Perhaps because the Chuseok holiday is shorter than usual this year, there is a relatively small number of special TV dramas airing over the holiday weekend. The most notable among them is MBC's "Joseon Scientific Investigation Unit, Byeolsungeom".

    Slated to air at 1:50 p.m. on ,...
    More

  • Asia's largest film festival Pusan International Film Festival Runs Oct. 6-14
    2005/09/15 (Source)
    The 10th PIFF to Show 307 Films from 73 Nations
    By Tom Pauken II
    Associate Editor

    The Pusan International Film Festival keeps getting better. Now they are celebrating the 10th year anniversary, featuring 307 films from 73 countries. A compilation of films that is sure to please. The opening cer,...
    More

  • Korea dramas on the air in real time with 'Review VOD' in Japan
    2005/09/15 (Source)
    According to Shin Sang-mok, manager of Dreamzen Corp., the popularity of Korean dramas in Japan is not as tremendous as in last year, yet it goes along.Known as an influential quarterof hallyu (Korean wave) in the Japanese market, Dreamzen operates a website, called Rihure ( http://www.korihure.com ,...More

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.

Settings

Remove ads

Sign up

Sharing

Activate

Spoilers

Visible, hide

Learn to read Korean in 90 minutes or less using visual associations