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Busan: Download THR's Day 6 'Daily'

THR Busan Daily Cover No.6 - P 2013

In day 6 of THR's Busan Festival Daily, buzz titles emerge at the fest's midpoint, Irish helmers Jim Sheridan and Neil Jordan weigh in on the growth of the Asian film sector and Korean auteur Bong Joon-ho discusses the challenges of making his futuristic blockbuster "Snowpiercer."

BIFF Buzz Films at the Midpoint

Leaving behind some of the grimmer material of 2012, the 18th edition of the Busan International Film Festival is a decidedly more diverse program, with a handful of themes and styles fighting their way to the forefront. While a buzzy favorite has yet to emerge — and it's unlikely to at the midpoint of the festival — a handful of films are generating chatter for a handful of reasons.

Ireland's 'Rogues, Rebels and Romantics' Descend on Busan

Sailors from the USS George Washington rubbed shoulders with Irish filmmakers Jim Sheridan and Neil Jordan at the Busan International Film Festival, even overlapping at one point during Asia's biggest film festival.

Q&A: Bong Joon-ho

The South Korean director discusses bringing his sci-fi fantasy blockbuster Snowpiercer to the big screen, the temptation to go Hollywood and what he's planning as his follow-up.

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