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Busan International Film Festival

‘The Third War’ (‘La Troisième Guerre’): Film Review

Italian director Giovanni Aloi's French-language debut feature 'The Third War,' about a squad of soldiers patrolling Paris, premiered in Venice and recently played Busan.

‘Tigers’ (‘Tigrar’): Film Review | Rome 2020

'Borg/McEnroe' writer Ronnie Sandahl's 'Tigers,' the true story of a soccer star who burnt out too soon, premiered at the Rome and Busan film festivals.

‘Over the Sea’ (‘Shaonian yuhai’): Film Review | Busan 2019

Director Sun Aoqian makes his feature debut with 'Over the Sea,' a coming-of-age drama starring young actor Yu Kunjie.

‘The Garden of Evening Mists’: Film Review | Busan 2019

Sylvia Chang and Abe Hiroshi star in Tom Lin's screen treatment of 'The Garden of Evening Mists.'

Busan: Main Awards Handed to Iraqi-Qatari and Vietnamese Dramas

The 24th Busan International Film Festival has awarded its main New Currents prizes to the Iraq-Qatar co-production 'Haifa Street' and to Vietnam's 'Rom,' films that jury head Mike Figgis said showed…

‘Running to the Sky’ (‘Jo Kuluk’): Film Review | Busan 2019

Mirlan Abdykalykov shifts course for a coming-of-age story in his second film, 'Running to the Sky.'

Busan: Festival Closing Film ‘Moonlit Winter’ Showcases Diversity of Korean Cinema

The curtain comes down Saturday on the 24th edition of the Busan International Film Festival with the world premiere of 'Moonlit Winter,' a slow-burning and heartfelt drama in keeping with the fest's…

‘An Old Lady’ (’69 Sae’): Film Review | Busan 2019

Debuting filmmaker Lim Sun-ae tackles geriatric assault in 'An Old Lady.'

Busan: Park Chan-wook Reveals Plans for New Film Projects

During various appearances at the South Korean festival, the acclaimed auteur said he is writing a new installment in his famed 'Vengeance' film series, TV projects for both Korea and the U.S., and…

‘Savage’: Film Review | Busan 2019

Sam Kelly examines New Zealand gang culture and masculinity in 'Savage.'

‘Heavy Craving’ (‘Da e’): Film Review | Busan 2019

Hsieh Pei-ju and Tsai Jia-yin share a debut feature in 'Heavy Craving.'

‘Just Like That’ (‘Aise Hee’): Film Review | Busan 2019

Director Kislay makes his feature debut with 'Just Like That.'