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February is classic film month at the KCC

Classic Korean Film at the KCC
Clockwise from top left: Hyperbola of Youth; Last Witness; Petty Middle Manager; Iodo

The Korean Cultural Centre has now been screening Korean films on a bi-weekly basis for a year now since the centre has opened. And to celebrate their year anniversary, they are delighted to present to you the Korean classic film series, which begins on Thursday 5 February with the screening of Han Myeong-mo’s classic Hyperbola of Youth (1956), and runs every Thursday to the 26 February, which concludes with the screening of Lee Du-yong’s accomplished The Last Witness (1980).

In order for you to get as much from these films as possible, Dr Daniel Martin from Queen’s University Belfast will give an overview of classic Korean cinema on 5th February, 7pm.

Film Schedule:

Date & Time Title Director
Thur 5 Feb, 7:30pm Hyperbolae of Youth (1956) Han Hyeong-mo
Thur 12 Feb, 7pm Petty Middle Manager (1961) Lee Bong-rae
Thur 19 Feby, 7pm Ieoh Island (1977) Kim Ki-young
Thur 26 Feb, 7pm The Last Witness (1980) Lee Du-yong

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