London Korean Film Festival 2019 – the detailed schedule

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Here’s the detailed schedule for the London screenings in the London Korean Film Festival. You can find the press release here. Check for updates on the festival’s official website, koreanfilm.co.uk.

TimeTitleStrandVenue
Friday 1 November
19:00The Seashore Village (갯마을) + Q&A
Dir: Kim Soo-yong (1965, 91 min)
Opening GalaRSC
Saturday 2 November
12:00Astro Gardener (별의 정원)
Dir: Won Jong-shik (2019, 75 min)
AnimationPNX
14:00A Day Off (휴일)
Dir: Lee Man-hee (1968, 74 min)
K-movie 100RSC
15:30Youngju (영주)
Dir: Cha Sung-duk (2018, 100 min)
Women’s VoicesRIO
15:45North Korean Partisan in South Korea (남부군) + Q&A
Dir: Chung Ji-young (1990, 157 min)
K-movie 100RSC
19:30Idol (우상) + Q&A
Dir: Lee Su-jin (2018, 144 min)
Cinema NowRSC
Sunday 3 November
14:00Video Works by Park Chan Kyong
Sets (2000, 15 min)
Flying (2005, 13 min )
Believe It Or Not (2018, 32 min)
Artist VideoLUX
14:00Bloodline (혈맥) + Q&A
Dir: Kim Soo-yong (1963, 83 min)
K-movie 100RSC
15:30A Pillar of Mist (안개기둥)
Dir: Park Chul-soo (1986, 115 min)
K-movie 100RIO
16:00The Night Before the Strike (파업전야) + Q&A
Dir: Jangsankotme Collective (1990, 113 min)
DocumentaryICA
16:00Peppermint Candy (박하사탕)
Dir: Lee Chang-dong (1999, 129 min)
K-movie 100RSC
19:20The Contact (접속) + Q&A
Dir: Chang Younhyun (1997, 107 min)
K-movie 100RSC
Monday 4 November
18:30A Single Spark (아름다운 청년 전태일)
Dir: Park Kwang-su (1995, 96 min)
K-movie 100RSC
18:30The Pollen of Flowers (화분)
Dir: Ha Gil-jong (1972, 89 min)
Ha Gil-jongBCN
20:40The Age of Success (성공시대)
Dir: Jang Sun-woo (1988, 112 min)
K-movie 100RSC
Tuesday 5 November
10:00Extended discussion: Working with the Archive
Details on EventBrite
K-movie 100KCC
18:15Goryeojang (고려장)
Dir: Kim Ki-Young (1963, 87 min)
K-movie 100ICA
18:30The Day a Pig Fell into a Well (돼지가 우물에 빠진 날)
Dir: Hong Sangsoo (1996, 117 min)
K-movie 100RSC
19:00Mise-en-scene Shorts 1
Freckles (주근깨) Dir: Kim Ji-hee (2019, 27 min)
To Each Your Sarah (나의 새라씨) Dir: Kim Deok-geun (2019, 26 min)
Goodbye Bushman (안녕, 부시맨) Dir: Kim Yong-cheon (2018, 22 min)
Milk (밀크) Dir: Jang Yu-jin (2019, 24 min)
ShortsKCC
21:00Grass (풀잎들)
Dir: Hong Sangsoo (2018, 66 min)
Cinema NowRSC
Wednesday 6 November
18:20Ticket (티켓)
Dir: Im Kwon-Taek (1986, 108 min)
K-movie 100RSC
20:30The March of Fools (바보들의 행진)
Dir: Ha Gil-Jong (1975, 117 min)
Ha Gil-jongBCN
20:35Extreme Job (극한직업) + Q&A
Dir: Lee Byeong-Heon (2018, 111 min)
Cinema NowRSC
Thursday 7 November
18:30Special Focus Forum: A Century of Korean Cinema
Part 1. Origins: Contextualising Korean Cinema And Tracing Its Journey From The Beginning
Part 2. 90s Onwards: A Case Study On The Explosive Contemporary Cinema Of Korea
Participants: Leading film critics and experts on South Korean Cinema: Darcy Paquet & Yoo Un-seong
K-movie 100RSC
20:15Homebound (귀로) + Discussion
Dir: Lee Man-Hee (1967, 91 min)
K-movie 100RSC
Friday 8 November
18:15A Bedsore (욕창) + Q&A
Dir: Shim Hyejung (2019, 110 min)
Women’s VoicesICA
19:00The Odd Family: Zombie on Sale (기묘한 가족)
Dir: Lee Min-jae (2018, 112 min)
Cinema NowPHC
20:00A Hometown of the Heart (마음의 고향)
Dir: Yun Yong-gyu (1949, 76 min)
K-movie 100CU
Saturday 9 November
12:00A Story of Hong Gil-dong (홍길동)
Dir: Shin Dong-hun (1967, 68 min)
AnimationPNX
13:30People’s Cinema: Seoul Film Collective, 1980s
Water Utilisation Tax Dir Hong Ki-seon (1984, 35 min)
Bluebird Dirs Hong Ki-seon, Yi Hyo-in (1986, 40 min)
Lecture: The Narrow Margin: Revisiting The 1980s Korean Film Collectives
DocumentaryBIMI
15:30The Flower in Hell (지옥화) + Discussion
Dir: Shin Sang-Ok (1958, 86 min)
K-movie 100RIO
18:45A Resistance (항거: 유관순 이야기)
Dir: Joe Min-Ho (2019, 105 min)
Cinema NowPHC
20:00Piagol (피아골)
Dir: Lee Kang-Cheon (1955, 110 min)
K-movie 100CU
21:00Birthday (생일)
Dir: Lee Jong-un (2018, 120 min)
Cinema NowPHC
Sunday 10 November
14:00Video Works by Yoo Soon-mi
Dangerous Supplement (2005, 14 min)
Songs From The North (2014, 72 min)
Artist VideoLUX
15:30Three Friends (세친구)
Dir: Lim Soon-rye (1996, 92 min)
K-movie 100RIO
16:00A Boy and Sungreen (보희와 녹양)
Dir: Ahn Ju-young (2018, 99 min)
Women’s VoicesPHC
18:00The Ascension of Han-ne (한네의 승천)
Dir: Ha Gil-jong (1977, 110 min)
Ha Gil-jongBCN
20:00A Woman Judge (여판사)
Dir: Hong Eun-won (1962, 85 min)
K-movie 100CU
21:15The Man with Three Coffins (나그네는 길에서도 쉬지 않는다)
Dir: Lee Jang-ho (1987, 105 min)
K-movie 100PHC
Monday 11 November
15:00Yukiko + Discussion
Dir: Noh Young Sun (2018, 70 min)
Women’s VoicesBM
18:45Height of the Wave (파고)
Dir: Park Jung-Bum (2019, 89 min)
Cinema NowPHC
19:00Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East? (달마가 동쪽으로 간 까닭은?)
Dir: Bae Yong-Kyoon (1989, 175 min)
K-movie 100KCC
Tuesday 12 November
18:15Ieoh Island (이어도)
Dir: Kim Ki-Young (1977, 110 min)
K-movie 100ICA
18:45A Coachman (마부)
Dir: Kang Dae-Jin (1961, 97 min)
K-movie 100PHC
19:00Mise-en-scene Shorts 2
Yuwol: The Boy Who Made The World Dance (유월) Dir: BEFF (2018, 25 min)
Camping (캠핑) Dir: Han Ji-su (2019, 24 min)
The Stars Whisper (별들은 속삭인다) Dir: Yeo Seon-hwa (2019, 19 min)
The Lambs (양) Dir: Na Young-kil (2019, 30 min)
ShortsKCC
Wednesday 13 November
18:30Aimless Bullet (오발탄)
Dir: Yu Hyun-mok (1961, 112 min)
K-movie 100PHC
21:20The Devil’s Stairway (마의 계단)
Dir: Lee Man-hee (1964, 110 min)
K-movie 100PHC
Thursday 14 November
19:00Scattered Night (흩어진 밤) + Q&A
Dirs: Lee Jihyoung, Kim Sol (2019, 81 min)
Closing GalaRSC

Venues as follows:
RSC: Regent Street Cinema W1B 2UW | PHC: Picturehouse Central W1D 7DH | KCC: Korean Cultural Centre UK WC2N 5BW | ICA: Institute of Contemporary Arts SW1Y 5AH | BCN: Barbican EC2Y 8AE | BM: British Museum WC1B 3DG | BIMI: Birkbeck Institute WC1H ORD | CU: Close-Up Film Centre E1 6HR | PNX: Phoenix Cinema N2 9PJ | LUX: LUX N19 5JF | RIO: Rio Cinema E8 2PB

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