The Korean Hall will open at TIFFCOM of Tokyo International Film Festival on October 21
The Korean Film Council
(Chairman KIM Eui-suk
) will open the Korean Hall in TIFFCOM 2014, the general contents market of the Tokyo International Film Festival in Japan on October 21. The establishment of the Korean booth aims to promote Korean film sales and help Korean companies win more film technical service orders. Like any other years, five Korean film sellers including FineCut
, a company specialized in overseas sales of Korean film are planning to take part in TIFFCOM 2014. In particular, this year, Moneff
and Digital Idea
, VFX specialists will take part in the event to sound out opportunities in Japan.
The event which marks its ninth anniversary, has dealt with a total of 55 joint Korea-Japan production projects since 2007. This year’s projects are Girl of Asakusa Bridge
directed by KIM Jeon-han
and produced by Donga Production, Twin
directed by KIM Jin-sung
and produced by Mongmaru, O-CHUN-Gi
directed by YUN Jae-yun and produced by Dragon Heart Global and Container
produced by LEE Eun-kyung
at Zoafilms. The Korean Film Council has participated in the Tokyo International Film Festival in the form of the Korean Hall since 2010. This year, the council took part in TIFFCOM for the fifth time. In particular, this year, people are expected to pay more attention to Ko-Production in Tokyo as the event will hold a networking event for Korean, Japanese and European producers.