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[Interview] Lee Kyoung-mi: I have always been drawn to the ironies and irrationalities of society - New York Asian Film Festival
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[Interview] Lee Kyoung-mi: I have always been drawn to the ironies and irrationalities of society - New York Asian Film Festival

Lee Kyoung-mi was born in Seoul, and graduated with a Russian degree from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. After working at a company for three years, she entered the School of Film, TV Multimedia of the Korea National University of Arts, graduating with a major in Filmmaking in 2004. Her short film "Feel Good Story", about an employee given the task of figuring out how her company can evade paying taxes, garnered several awards in the film festival circuit in 2004.

Lee made her feature directorial debut with "Crush and Blush" , a black comedy about an obsessive teacher and an outcast student who bond over their shared misanthropy; a critic called it "one of those rare films from an up-and-coming auteur that shows both guts and playfulness". It was the first film to be produced by Park Chan-wook; Lee had previously worked as a scripter/assistant director on Park's 2005 film "Sympathy for Lady Vengeance"

QUIZ: Which Train To Busan Character Are you?
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QUIZ: Which Train To Busan Character Are you?

The long-awaited zombie outbreak is finally here, and whether or not you survive will depend on what decisions you make and what kind of person you are when push comes to shove.

Take the quiz to find out which character from Train to Busan you are!

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MizWest is an English Teaching Assistant with way too much time on her hands. When she’s not watching dramas or shaking it to K-pop, she’s studying everything Korean culture with a view to move out there some day soon!

[Photos] Jeong Ka-young tries to land top star Jo In-sung for her film
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[Photos] Jeong Ka-young tries to land top star Jo In-sung for her film

How much do I love that Jo In-sung is starring in a movie about himself and helping out a young director? "Love Jo. Right Now" is the tale of casting the Hallyu top star in a film and the images we see are of director and actor Jeong Ka-young trying her hand at landing a top star.

-Yours, Lisa, who loves the meta of it all

Directed by Jeong Ka-young

With Jo In-sung, Jeong Ka-young,...

"Love Jo. Right Now" is the tale of a director who tries to cast Jo In-sung for a movie.

[Videos] Suspenseful main trailer and interview for emotionally-driven film
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[Videos] Suspenseful main trailer and interview for emotionally-driven film "Method"

After watching this trailer for "Method", I admit to feeling completely out-of-sorts. I was so engrossed in the intensity fostered between Park Sung-woong and Oh Seung-hoon that I almost didn't realize it had ended. They play a dangerous game, delving into method acting in a way that makes others worry. Such character explorations also foster new emotions, which I'm sure we will see revealed on screen in November. Also take a look at the creative mind behind this work in the interview below.

-Yours, Lisa, who needs a glass of cold water

Jang Hyuk, BTOBs Lee Minhyuk, And Others Confirmed To Star In Upcoming Film
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Jang Hyuk, BTOBs Lee Minhyuk, And Others Confirmed To Star In Upcoming Film

Upcoming historical action film The Swordsman (literal translation) has confirmed its cast!

The film confirmed its main cast members Jang Hyuk, Jung Man Sik, Joe Taslim, Choi Jin Ho, Kim Hyun Soo, Jang Hyun Sung, and BTOBs Lee Minhyuk and began filming on June 15.

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The Swordsman explores the stories of swordsmen in Joseon during the Ming-Qing transition period.

Jang Hyuk will be playing the role of Tae Yool, a swordsman holding onto secrets from the past. Indonesian actor Joe Taslim is starring in his first Korean film as a cold-hearted commander of the Qing dynasty.