LKFF 2013: the schedule in detail

Here’s the full schedule of the London Korean Film Festival 2013 for you to optimise your viewing pleasure in the coming fortnight. Full details on the festival’s official website, www.koreanfilm.co.uk/.

TimeTitleThemeRuntimeVenue
Screenings in London and Kingston
Od = Odeon; Cur = Curzon
WE = West End; CG = Covent Garden; PS = Panton Street; So = Soho; Ki = Kingston
Thursday 7 November
7:00pmHide and Seek – Huh Jung, 2013 (15) + Q&A with actor Son Hyun-joo and Tony Rayns (Thriller)Opening Gala107minsOd WE
Friday 8 November
6:15pmMai Ratima – Yoo Ji-tae, 2013 (18) (Romance)Panorama126minsOd PS
7:00pmDay Trip (Drama / Fantasy, PARKing CHANce, 19mins, 2012) | Jury (Drama / Comedy, Kim Dong-ho, 24 mins, 2012) | Ongoing Smile (Documentary, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 52 mins, 2012) + Q&A with director Kim Dong-ho and Tony RaynsShorts95minsOd CG
8:45pmCode Name: Jackal – Bae Hyung-joon, 2012 (15) (Comedy)K-Comedy107minsOd PS
Saturday 9 November
1:45pmRough Play – Shin Yeon-shick, 2013 (18) (Drama)Panorama98minsOd PS
2:00pmPororo: The Racing Adventure – Park Yeong-gyoon, 2013 (U) (Children’s)Animation77minsOd CG
2:00pmPublic Enemy Returns – Kang Woo-suk, 2008 (15) (Thriller)Retrospective127minsKCCUK
4:00pmMiracle in Cell 7 – Lee Hwan-kyung, 2013 (15) (Comedy, Drama)Hits127minsOd PS
4:30pmBolts & Blip – Peter Lepeniotis, 2012 (U) (Children’s)Animation77minsOd CG
4:30pmBhikkhuni – Lee Chang-jae, 2013 (U) (Documentary)Rayns’s Choice104minsOd PS
7:00pmKim Ji-woon shorts: One Perfect Day (Romance, 34 mins, 2013) | Heavenly Creature (Sci-fi drama, 34 mins, 2012) | Present (Thriller 30 mins, 2009) | Coming Out (Horror, 45 mins, 2000) + Q&A with Kim Ji-woonShorts143minsOd CG
8:45pmMise en Scene Short Films 1Shorts124minsOd PS
Sunday 10 November
2:00pmSecretly, Greatly – Jang Cheol-soo, 2013 (15) (Action)Hits123minsOd CG
2:00pmHow to use guys with secret tips –  Lee Won-suk, 2013 (15) (Comedy)K-Comedy116minsOd PS
2:00pmTwo Cops – Kang Woo-suk, 1993 (15) (Action, Comedy)Retrospective110minsKCCUK
4:30pmSouth Bound – Im Soon-rye, 2013 (15) (Comedy / Drama)Rayns’s Choice121minsOd CG
4:30pmThe Red Scarf – Shin Sang-ok, 1964 (War)Classics100minsOd PS
6:30pmMontage – Jeong Keun-seob, 2013 (15) (Thriller)Hits120minsOd CG
6:30pmSilmido – Kang Woo-suk, 2003(15) (Drama, Thriller)Retrospective135minsOd PS
8:45pmPluto – Shin Su-won, 2012 (15) (Drama)Panorama114minsOd CG
Monday 11 November
6:30pmThe Marines who Never Returned – Lee Man-hee, 1963 (War) + Introduction from Mark MorrisClassics110minsCur So
7:00pmFlu – Kim Sung-woo, 2013 (15) (Action, Drama) + Q&A with Kim Sung-wooHits121minsOd CG
Tuesday 12 November
4:00pmKorean Cinema Forum with directors Kang Woo-suk and Kim Sung-soo and critics Tony Rayns and Oh Dong-jinTalk90minsKCCUK
6:00pmPublic Enemy – Kang Woo-suk, 2002 (18) (Thriller) + Q&A with Kang Woo-suk, actor Sol Kyung-gu and critic Oh Dong-jinRetrospective138minsCur So
Wednesday 13 November
6:00pmBehind the Camera – E J-yong, 2013 (12) (Mockumentary) + Q&A with E J-yong and actress Youn Yuh-jungIn front of the camera85minsCur So
6:00pmHope – Lee Joon-ik, 2013 (12) (Drama) + Q&A with actor Sol Kyung-guIn front of the camera122minsOd CG
8:45pmMise en Scene Short Films 2Shorts124minsOd PS
Thursday 14 November
6:30pmPiagol – Lee Kang-cheon, 1955 (War)Classics110minsCur So
6:30pmFatal – Lee Don-ku, 2013 (18) (Drama)Panorama103minsOd PS
7:30pmFist of Legend – Kang Woo-suk 2013 (18) (Action) + Q&A with Kang Woo-sukRetrospective153minsOd CG
7:30pmHope – Lee Joon-ik, 2013 (12) (Drama) + Q&A with actor Sol Kyung-guIn front of the camera122minsOd Ki
8:45pmMoss – Kang Woo-suk, 2010 (18) (Thriller)Retrospective163minsOd PS
Friday 15 November
7:00pmBoomerang Family – Song Hae-sung, 2013 (15) (Comedy) + Q&A with director Song Hae-sung, actors Yoon Je-moon and Youn Yuh-jung, and Tony RaynsClosing Gala112minsOd WE
Screenings in Oxford (at Odeon Oxford George Street)
Saturday 16 November
2:00pmHope Lee Joon-ik, 2013 (12) (Drama)
4:30pmBoomerang Family – Song Hae-sung, 2013 (15) (Comedy) 
Sunday 17 November
2:00pmFist of Legend (18) + Q&A with Kang Woo-suk (Action) Kang Woo-suk 2013
Screenings in Bradford (at Odeon Leeds-Bradford)
Monday 18 November
6:30pmHide and Seek (Thriller) Huh Jung, 2013
Tuesday 19 November
6:30pmSecretly, Greatly (15) (Action) Jang Cheol-soo, 2013
Wednesda7 20 November
6:30pmMai Ratima (18) (Romance) Yoo Ji-tae, 2013
Screenings in St Andrews (at NPH Cinema)
Thursday 21 November
5:45pmPluto (15) (Drama) Shin Su-won, 2012
Friday 22 November
1:45pmRough Play (18) (Drama) Shin Yeon-shick, 2013
3:45pmSecretly, Greatly (15) (Action) Jang Cheol-soo, 2013

Enjoy the difficult decisions!

4 thoughts on “LKFF 2013: the schedule in detail

  1. Jason Bechervaise: I strongly recommend HOW TO USE GUYS…. PLUTO, and HOPE. BEHIND THE CAMERA, SOUTH BOUND and HIDE AND SEEK also def worth seeing.

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