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After a very early morning bus ride from Jeonju to Gimpo airport in Seoul it was on to Tokyo, so that Marcella might have a little taste of Japan, and to do a workshop, again, at the Tokyo Film School.   308 more words

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China's 'Poet on a Business Trip' Wins Jeonju Festival Award

Chinese documentary “Poet on a Business Trip” won the Grand Prize and $19,000 at the Jeonju International Film Festival, Korea’s second biggest film festival. Directed by Ju Anqi, “Poet” was lauded by the festival jury as “simple, curious, artful and ultimately very moving.” 133 more words


From the Horse's Mouth

Yesterday, at the Jeonju festival, finally had a chance to see Pedro Costa’s latest film, Horse Money.  It follows on the heels (slow) of his Fontainhas trilogy, adding an extension, both in terms of characters, content, and cinematic aesthetics, to those three films.   400 more words
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Jeonju - again

Back in Jeonju for the festival, lost count how many times now.  The place burst from a small provincial college town I first saw in 1999, to a bustling busy city.   511 more words

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Landing in the Morning Calm

Roxanne Rogers and Blake Eckard

For what seems like for the umpteenth time, headed to the Jeonju Film Festival in South Korea, this time invited to screen… 546 more words

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Phreezing in Philadelphia

Down by train from NYC, arrived to a frozen Philadelphia, a state joined by many others, dipping deep down into South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and other places where a drop to freezing was a rarity, but now our wobbly New World Weather has let things plunge to zero F.   1,186 more words

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Korea Ferry Disaster is Cloud Over Jeonju Festival Opening

JEONJU, South Korea – The recent ferry disaster has severely crimped the lighter side of the Jeonju International Film Festival (May 1-10, 2014).

The event got off without a red carpet ceremony, and all parties and side-bar events through the week have been cancelled. 308 more words