Tag Archives: 한국영상자료원

Chunhyang on the Big Screen (and Online)

Some nice news for anyone who likes movies and has some spare time this winter break: In December, the Korean Film Archive (한국영상자료원) has made available Im Kwon-taek’s pansori-movie Chunhyang (춘향뎐, 2000, IMDB) on their Youtube-Channel. You can watch the … Continue reading

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Kidlat Tahimik, Champion of Third-World Cinema

On the occasion of the screening of Kidlat Tahimik’s latest movie Balikbayan #1 Memories of Overdevelopment Redux III at the Berlin Film Festival and him winning the Caligari Prize (see the trailer and hopefully soon a review in German at … Continue reading

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Pictures in Motion: Ito Takashi’s Experimental Films

Motion pictures are pictures in motion. So far, so good. The short films by experimental filmmaker Ito Takashi (伊藤高志 이토 다카시) I just saw made me realize this simple truth once again—but to what effect! Always good for a surprise, … Continue reading

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