2023 Korean film fest presents ‘Ka-ja! Korea Through Films’

Buckle up as the 2023 Korean Film Festival (KFF) brings the ‘Ka-ja! Korea Through Films’ featuring Korea’s finest movies from Sept. 22 to 26. This annual event is proudly presented by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC), in collaboration with the Korean Film Council (KOFIC), Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP), SM Cinema and the Korea Tourism Organization Manila Office (KTO). Serving as the grand finale of the Korea Tourism Promotion month hosted by the KCC, this year’s KFF is all set to support the ‘Visit Korea 2023-2024’ tourism campaign led by the Korean government. Get ready to immerse yourself in the heart and soul of Korea’s picturesque landscapes through the lens of seven captivating Korean films. Prepare to be enthralled by a stunning lineup of award-winning films that have captured the hearts of audiences worldwide. Films such as the joyful musical movie ‘Life is Beautiful,’ the black and white film ‘The Book of Fish’ and an independent film ‘Bori’ and other dazzling movies like “Director’s Intention,” “Everglow,” “Gyeongju” and “Jukdo Surfing Diary”. Each of these cinematic gems was meticulously shot in breathtaking locations across Korea, such as Gangneung, Busan, Jeju, Gyeongju, Yangyang, Paju and Sinan — it’ll be a complete top to bottom tour of the country after witnessing these films. For the complete list of participating cinemas, screening schedules and ticketing guidelines, please stay tuned for the announcement on KCC’s social media channels. Admission to KFF is free-of-charge that will give viewers the chance to enjoy the movie of your choice on a first-come, first-served basis.

Source: Philippines News Agency