|The Front Line opens the Korean Film Festival|
|Hye-ja Kim in Mother|
The line-up for the Korean Film Festival presented in Ottawa is as follows:
The Front Line
Dir. Jang Hun | 2012 | 133 min. (Ottawa premiere)
Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 7:00 pm,
Synopsis: A drama centered on the Korean War's final battle that will determine the border between north and south.
War of the Arrows
Dir. Kim Han-min | 2012 | 122 min. (Ottawa premiere)
Thursday, June 27, 2013, 7:00 pm
Synopsis: Set during the second Manchu invasion of Korea, Nam Yi, the best archer in Korea, goes up against the Qing Dynasty to save his younger sister Ja In - who was dragged away by Manchurian.
Dir. Lee Yong-Joo | 2012 | 118 min. (Ottawa Premiere)
Friday, June 28, 2013, 7:00 pm
Synopsis: A coming-of-age-tale of love lost and found.
Mise-en-scène Short Film Festival Programme
Dir. Various | 2011-2012 | 95 min.
Friday, June 28, 2013, 9:15 pm, Auditorium
Dir. Bong Joon-ho | 2009 | 128 min.
Saturday, June 29, 2013, 7:00 pm
Synopsis: When her son is accused of murder, a mother conducts her own investigation.
All screenings include English sub-titles and take place at the Auditorium of 395 Wellington Street in Ottawa. Tickets are available at the door each night, $12.00 for the general public and $8.00 for members, seniors, and students. Visit www.cfi-icf.ca for complete listings. And please visit www.koreanfilm.ca for more information of the Korean Film Festival.
The Korean Film Festival runs June 26-29.