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Korean Films Around the World – September 2022

We present a guide of the Korean films that will be screened at different film festivals around the world this September 2022. Please take note people living in: Buenos Aires (Argentina); Denpasar (Indonesia); Hong Kong; Osaka, Kyoto, Tokyo, and Nara (Japan); Lisbon (Portugal); Toronto (Canada); Donostia-San Sebastián (Spain); and Tirana (Albania).

About the guide:
This guide will ONLY contain screenings from Film Festivals (outside Korea). We will not cover theater releases. The schedule & venue for each film can be found at the festival’s website. If you know of a Korean film being screened at film festival that is not listed here, please let us know via our contact page (HERE). This guide will be updated as more festivals are announcing their programs. We hope you enjoy this guide, and you can enjoy Korean films this incoming month. Take good care. – Sebastián Nadilo (Owner of AFF)

Cartas al Presidente (Miracle: Letters to the President) de Lee Jang-hoon
Screening in Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Han Cine – Festival de Cine Coreano (CABA, Argentina)
Fecha: 1 – 7 de Septiembre, 2022
FB: https://www.facebook.com/CC.Coreano/

Films
Cartas al Presidente (Miracle: Letters to the President) de Lee Jang-hoon – Corea del Sur | 2021
Diez Meses (Ten Months) de Sun Namkoong – Corea del Sur | 2020 – 92 minutos – Corea del Sur | 2020
El Secreto del Matemático (In Our Prime) de Park Dong-hoon – Corea del Sur | 2022
Entrega Especial (Special Delivery) de Park Dae-min – Corea del Sur | 2022
Escape de Mogadishu (Escape from Mogadishu) de Ryoo Seung-Wan – Corea del Sur | 2021
Hundidos (Sinkhole) de Kim Ji-hoon – Corea del Sur | 2021
Identidad Perdida (Spiritwalker) de Yoon Jae-geun – Corea del Sur | 2020
Introducción (Introduction) de Hong Sang soo – Corea del Sur | 2021
Linaje Policial (The Policeman’s Lineage) de Lee Kyoo-man – Corea del Sur | 2022
Quizas Amor (Perhaps Love) de Eun-ji Jo – Corea del Sur | 2021
Rehen (Hostage) de Hwang Jung-min – Corea del Sur | 2021
The Roundup de Lee Sang-yong – Corea del Sur | 2022

Jumping Frames – Hong Kong International Movement-image Festival (Hong Kong)
Date: September 1 – October 2, 2022
*Eaton HK – September 1 – October 2
*Broadway Cinematheque – September 8 – 11, 2022
Website: https://jumpingframes.com/

Films
Structure: Making Bolero by KIM Seolijin, Iwa – Korea | 2020

Georgia by Jayil Pak – Screening in Denpasar (Indonesia)

Minikino Film Week (Denpasar, Indonesia)
Date: September 2 – 10, 2022
Website: https://minikino.org/filmweek/

Films:
202 201 by CHO Youngmyoung – Korea | 2021
A blue giant by Gyeongmu Noh – Korea | 2021
Abnormal prime time by Sinn Kirin – Korea | 2021
Bow-Bow by Hyungnam Pak – Korea | 2019
Eyes and Horns by Chaerin Im – Germany, Korea, USA | 2021*
Fries Encounter by KIM Jiyeon, Didier Yoo – Korea | 2021
Gas, Right by WON Yu – Korea | 2020
Georgia by Jayil Pak – Korea | 2020
Hydrophone butterfly by YU Chae – Korea | 2021
Interview by PARK Suhyoung – Korea | 2021
Mullae-dong medley by AN Jaeyoung – Korea | 2021
Stars on the sea by Seung-Wook Jang – Korea | 2021
Summer Grass by CHUNG Rachel Eunbea – Korea | 2020
Tiger and Ox by Seunghee Kim – Korea | 2019
Walking through words by Park Hyemin – Korea | 2021

*Korean Co-production

Kansai Queer Film Festival (Kyoto and Osaka, Japan)
Date: September 2 – 25, 2022
*Osaka – September 2 – 8, 2022
*Kyoto – September 23 – 25, 022
Website: https://kansai-qff.org/2022/en/

Films:
God’s Daughter Dances by Byun Sungbin – Korea | 2020

Broker by Hirokazu Kore-eda
Screening in Toronto (Canada) and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain (Spain)

MOTELX Lisbon International Horror Film Festival (Lisbon, Portugal)
Date: September 6 – 12, 2022
Website: https://www.motelx.org/en

Films:
Carnivorous Bean Sprout by Seo Sae-rom – Korea |2021
Hunt by Lee Jung-jae – Korea | 2022

Toronto International Film Festivals (Toronto, Canada)
Date: September 8 – 18, 2022
Website: https://www.tiff.net/

Films:
A Man of Reason by Jung Woo-sung – Korea | 2022
Broker by Hirokazu Kore-eda – Korea | 2022
Decision to Leave by Park Chan-wook – Korea | 2022
Hunt by Lee Jung-jae – Korea | 2022
Project Wolf Hunting by Kim Hongsun – Korea | 2022
Return to Seoul by Davy Chou – Korea, France, Cambodia, Germany, Belgium, Qatar | 2022*
Walk Up by Hong Sangsoo – Korea | 2022

*Korean Co-production

San Sebastian International Film Festival (Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain)
Date: September 16 – 24, 2022
Website: https://www.sansebastianfestival.com/home/2/in

Films:
Broker by Hirokazu Kore-eda – Korea | 2022
Heartbeat by Lee Changdong – Korea | 2022
Jeong-sun by Jeong Ji-hye – Korea | 2022
Walk Up by Hong Sangsoo – Korea | 2022

God’s Daughter Dances by Byun Sungbin
Screening in Osaka & Kyoto (Japan)

Image Forum Festival – East Asian Experimental Competition (Tokyo, Japan)
Date: September 16 – November 27, 2022
Website: http://www.imageforumfestival.com/bosyu2022/en.html

Films:
Melting Icecream by HONG Jinhwon – Korea | 2021
The House of Loss by JEON Jinkyu – Korea | 2022

Nara International Film Festival
Date
: September 17 – 24, 2022
Website: https://nara-iff.jp/2022/en/

Films:
Stray Cat by Yoon Solbeen – Korea | 2021
– A Midsummer’s Fantasia by Kun-jae Jang – Korea, Japan | 2014
The Hands by Seowon Jung – Korea | 2021

Hong Kong Lesbian Gay Film Festival (Hong Kong)
Date: September 17 – October 1, 2022
Website: http://www.hklgff.hk/

Films:
Don’t Worry by Kim Taeyong – Korea | 2022
So Long, See You Tomorrow by Baek Seung-Bin – Korea | 2022

Tirana International Film Festival (Tirana, Albania)
Date: September 24 – 30, 2022
Website: http://tiranafilmfest.com

Films:
A Place in Blue by Yi Seung-eon – South Korea | 2021
Beyond the Line by Jinuk Choi – USA, South Korea | 2020*
Opera by Erick Oh – South Korea, USA | 2020 *
The House of Loss by Jeon Jinkyu – Japan, South Korea | 2022

*Korean Co-production

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