South Korean sales company 9ers Entertainment has done a raft of sales at the American Film Market (AFM) on titles including "Miss Conspirator
", starring Go Hyun-jung
("Woman on the Beach
"), according to UK-based trade magazine Screen International.
The company also sold the family comedy drama "Ryang-kang-do: Merry Christmas, North!
", which made its world premiere in the Korean Cinema Today – Panorama section of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) selection this year, to AV Jet for Taiwan.
In addition, the sleeper hit "Late Blossom
" sold to Japan (Alcine, the film division of Epicott), China (Juna International), and Malaysia (MATV). Directed by Choo Chang-min
and based on the hit tearjerker manga by Kang Full
, the film is about the love and romance of two elderly couples. Lee Soon-jae
recently picked up the Best Actor prize for his performance in the film at China's major Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Awards.
The up-and-coming 9ers Entertainment has also added Park Joong-goo
's black comedy "The Final Blow
" and Jeon Young-Gap's drama "Driving Mrs. Moon" to its sales line-up.
By KOFIC Staff