Busan International Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Busan International Film Festival
SINCE: 1996
WHERE: Haeundae-gu, Busan, South Korea
WEBSITE: www.biff.kr/structure
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Studio Ghibli to Receive 2015 Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award

Studio Ghibli to Receive 2015 Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award

The 20th Busan International Film Festival selected Studio Ghibli as the recipient of the 2015 Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award. The Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award is presented to an Asian filmmaker or a group that has significantly contributed to the development of the Asian film industry and Asian culture. Studio Ghibli, celebrating its 30th anniversary, was founded in 1985 by animated film directors Takahata Isao and Miyazaki Hayao who are well known […]

Korean actor Song Kangho and Afghanistan actress Marina Golbahari to Host Opening Ceremonies for 20th Busan International Film Festival

Korean actor Song Kangho and Afghanistan actress Marina Golbahari to Host Opening Ceremonies for 20th Busan International Film Festival

Korean actor Song Kangho and Afghanistan actress Marina Golbahari will host the Opening Ceremony of the 20th Busan International Film Festival at the Busan Cinema Center on October 1, 2015. Song Kangho will be hosting the opening ceremony at Busan International Film Festival for the second time since 2001. Song has captivated audiences with performances in films of various genres including Joint Security Area(2000), The Host (2006), Secret Sunshine (2007) and The Good, the Bad, the […]