New York Korean Film Festival – Ticket Drawing!


UPDATE 8/8:  We now have 6 tickets to give away for the Film Festival!  We will be gving them away in 3 sets of 2.  To enter, please PM julanrouge by Aug 15 with the title "Soompi <3 NYKFF" .  I will then randomly pick 3 winners out of a hat and post the winners here.

UPDATE 8/7: I went to this festival about 2 years ago in NY and it BLEW ME AWAY. If you think Korean dramas are intense, wait till you see Korean movies – its like an entire series rolled into 2 hours. Go and check out some movies – you won’t regret it! – signed julanrouge ^^


Join us as we celebrate the largest exhibition of Korean cinema in the United States and kick off this year’s New York Korean Festival with a star-studded reception and screening at one of New York City’s newest and most celebrated spaces, TheTimesCenter. For tickets click here or call (212) 759-7525, ext. 355.

Opening Reception, August 21 Thursday, August 21, 2008

6:00 PM Opening Reception
with special guests
Hwang Jin-Yi director Chang Youn-hyun
and actor Yoo Ji-tae

7:30 PM Hwang Jin-Yi Film Screening
Starring Song Hye-kyo and Yoo Ji-tae

The New York Times Building

242 West 41st St.
New York, NY

$30 Advance/$35 At the Door
(The Korea Society members, $25)

Check out some of the movies that will be playing at this year’s festival:

Epitaph Forever the Moment Going by the Book Hellcats
Epitaph 기담
Starring Kim Tae-woo,
Kim Bo-kyung, Jin Goo
and Lee Dong-kyu

Forever the Moment
우리 생애 최고의 순간
Starring Moon So-ri, Kim
Jeong-eun, Uhm Tae-
woong and Kim Ji-young
*Read the Review

Going by the Book
바르게 살자
Starring Jeong Jae-young
and Son Byung-ho
Hellcats 뜨거운 것이 좋아
Starring Lee Mi-sook,
Kim Min-hee
and Ahn So-hee
Hwang Jin yi Le Grand Chef Love May 18
Hwang Jin-Yi
Starring Song Hye-kyo
and Yoo Ji-tae
Le Grand Chef 식객
Starring Kim Gang-woo,
Lim Won-hee and Lee Ha-na
Love 사랑
Starring Joo Jin-mo,
Park Si-yeon and Joo Hyun
May 18 화려한 휴가
Starring Kim Sang-kyung,
Ahn Sung-ki, Lee Yo-won
and Lee Jun-ki
My Father Once Upon a Time Open City Spare
My Father 마이 파더
Starring Daniel Henney
and Kim Yong-chul
*Read the Review
Once Upon a Time
원스 어폰 어 타임
Starring Park Yong-woo
and Lee Bo-yeong
Open City 무방비 도시
Starring Kim Myung-min
and Son Ye-jin
Spare 스페어
Starring Jung Woo,
Lim Jun-il and Koga Mitsuki
Virgin Snow With a Girl of Black Soil    
Virgin Snow 첫눈
Starring Lee Jun-ki
and Miyazaki Aoi
With a Girl of Black Soil
검은 땅의 소녀와
Starring Yoo Yeon-mi,
Park Hyun-woo and
Jo Yong-jin