Koreanfilm.org


   Welcome! Launched by Darcy Paquet in 1999, this site has grown with the help of numerous volunteers to provide a comprehensive introduction to Korean cinema.

Now in Theaters:

The First Lap

The First Lap
dir. Kim Dae-hwan


About this site

Site contact: darcy@koreanfilm.org
Twitter ID: darcypaquet



Upcoming Events

Info on subtitled screenings in Seoul:
All in Korean / KOFIC page

Take Off in Sydney
(Dec 7)

Warriors of the Dawn in London
(Oct 27)

43rd Seoul Independent Film Festival
(Nov 30-Dec 8)

Berlin International Film Festival
(Feb 15-25)

43rd Seoul Independent Documentary Film Festival
(Mar 22-29)

20th Udine Far East Film Festival
(Apr 20-28)

Jeonju International Film Festival
(May 3-12)



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Books - Additional info on full-length books on Korean cinema
Director's Pages - Special pages devoted to 5 selected directors
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Bibliography - References for books, articles, web postings, etc.
Inactive Pages - Koreanfilm.org pages that have fallen inactive
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