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London Korean Film Festival 2017

Programme Announced for the 12th London Korean Film Festival / 26 October – 19 November 2017 The London Korean Film Festival (LKFF) unveiled the lineup for its 12th edition today running 26 October – 19 November with multiple UK and International premieres, a special focus on Korean Noir and including everything from Indie Firepower and… Continue reading London Korean Film Festival 2017

Korean Culture

Professor Robert Kelly’s news interview becomes an internet sensation

1 week ago, Robert Kelly was living a fairly anonymous existence. I guess few people knew anything about him. This was until an unexpected incident involving his two kids and an unlocked door. in the interview Kelly was responding to some serious questions about the possibility of a shift in North Korean relations when the… Continue reading Professor Robert Kelly’s news interview becomes an internet sensation

Korean Culture

10 million ticket films: What they reveal about Korean audiences

For a small country, South Korea has a very healthy film industry. It is sometimes considered to be one of the healthiest from industries. South Korean films have always done well at the Home Box office, often doing better than American giants such as Star Wars and Titanic. The measure by which a film is… Continue reading 10 million ticket films: What they reveal about Korean audiences