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  1. Busan 2012: Iranian Director Promotes Tolerance With 'The Gardener'

    4:45 am 10/8/2012

    A change of heart led the former fundamentalist rebel to make the timely BIFF entry.Read more

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  2. The Gardener: Busan Review

    9:23 pm 10/7/2012

    The Baha'i faith is explored by Iranian father-son filmmakers Mohsen and Maysam MakhmalbafRead more

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  3. B.E.D.: Busan Review

    7:57 pm 10/7/2012

    Veteran director Park Chul-soo's film is packed with full-frontal nudity and round-the-clock soft-core sex scenes to very little effect.Read more

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  4. Busan 2012: Oscar Hopeful Kim Ki-duk on His Controversial Film, 'Pieta'

    3:49 pm 10/7/2012

    The Hollywood Reporter caught up with the edgy South Korean auteur and discussed his Oscar chances and the alternate ending to his controversial BIFF entry.Read more

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  5. Busan 2012: 'B•E•D' Pushes the Envelope With Oft-Nude Cast

    3:27 pm 10/7/2012

    Despite racy subject matter, the cast of Park Chul-soo’s BIFF world premiere say they were comfortable baring it all.Read more

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  6. Busan 2012: Download THR's Day 4 'Daily'

    7:12 am 10/7/2012

    In day four of THR's Busan Film Festival Daily, local pop phenom Psy brings "Gangnam Style" to BIFF, a Korean Film Council report pits art house directors against local theater owners and celebrated auteur Kim Ki-duk discusses his controversial new release, "Pieta."Read more

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  7. Busan 2012: Korean Film Report Stirs Debate

    3:13 am 10/7/2012

    A recent survey suggests corporate multiplex owners give preferential treatment to films released by affiliates.Read more

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  8. Psy Rides Gangnam Style Mania Into Busan

    2:40 am 10/7/2012

    The South Korean pop star played a short set before a frenzied, invite-only crowd at BIFF Saturday nightRead more

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  9. Apparition (Aparisyon): Busan Review

    9:34 pm 10/6/2012

    Filipino director Vincent Sandoval follows up his transgender drama Senorita with a story about nuns living in a remote convent during the Marcos yearsRead more

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  10. Busan 2012: Director James Lee on His Latest Project, 'If It’s Not Now Then When?'

    3:36 pm 10/6/2012

    The S.E. Asian auteur weighs in on going mainstream, the buzz about Malaysia’s new film fest and why he’s making his country’s first sci-fi film.Read more

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