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Director's Cut Awards Diversity of Films
The Director's Cut Awards bestowed the Best Director Award upon HONG Sang-soo for the film "Woman on the Beach" (Haebyeonui Yeoin), the film depicts the struggle of relationships between men and women. Lee Song-hee-il was awarded the Best Independent Director Award, his gay themed "No Regret" (Hoohw,...More
Top 10 News Part 8: Legacy Left Behind By Korean Movers and Shakers
Continuing our series of special reports looking back at the year 2006.
This year, as in other years, we bid farewell to some of the greatest names in Korea, ranging from a visionary artist to a wrestler who did more than just entertain his fans.
Park Soojin reports on their legacies.
WSJ: Korean Film Booms Despite Lower Screen Qta.
The Wall Street Journal says the South Korean film industry boomed this year despite fears over a decrease in the screen quota.
The South Korean government decided in July to ease a regulation on how much screen time was devoted to domestic movies from one-hundred-47 days to 73 days a year.
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