The yearly London Korean Film Festival is back for its 11th edition, opening on Thursday November 3rd with the UK Premiere of female director Lee Kyoung-mi’s The Truth Beneath at London’s Picturehouse Central cinema and closing with the same film at Queen’s Film Theatre in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK) will […]

Already in its 5th year, the Korean Screen Culture Conference is this year organized by Dr. Jinhee Choi and Professor Chris Berry, and will be taking place at King’s College London. Kicking off with the London Korean Film Festival’s Teaser Screening #2 of The Priests at Picturehouse Central on Thursday 2 June, it will be followed by […]

On October 6, the Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK) unveiled the full programme of its annual London Korean Film Festival, which is celebrating its 10th year anniversary (interestingly, as old as the Seoul Drama Awards!). The screenings will take place in ten venues across London, an impressive increase on last year, even more so as its usual location […]

Before it was released, it had already been suggested there would be quite a couple of well-known Korean actors in Netflix original series Sense8. But, little did we know there would so many, including some of the most active and well-respected actors in the Korean industry. A unique opportunity for them to have their talents […]

On November 7, 2013, president Park Geun-hye opened an era of collaboration between South Korea and the UK creative industries as she attended the opening ceremony of the London Korean Film Festival where ministers of culture and media of both countries signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU). She had also attended a K-Drama Day in […]

This year’s London Korean Film Festival welcomed an impressive number of high profile directors, producers and actors from across the large spectrum of the Korean film industry. The opening ceremony had a large number of guests, including actor Kang Dong-won, producer Lee Jun-dong and director Yoon Jong-bin. But the closing ceremony, which is usually more […]

This will come as a short notice, but maybe not for many of you who actively follow our social media accounts. Tomorrow, Thursday 13 Novembre, the London Korean Film Festival will host a special event at the Odeon West End, in Leicester Square. Two members of the popular Korean band Super Junior, Lee Dong-hae & […]

Several screenings have been published on the website of the Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK) and you can already RSVP: Sunday 9 November: a selection of short films from the Mise-en-scene Short Film Festival by Lee Jung-ho (4:00PM), Kim Do-hoon (6:40PM) and Jung Dae-gun (9:20PM); Monday 10 November, 7:00PM: A Moment to Remember by director […]