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All Cheerleaders Die Directed by Lucky McKee & Chris Sivertson

Horror, Comedy| 89 mn
USA | 2014
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All Cheerleaders Die Synopsis:
A rebel girl signs up a group of cheerleaders to help her take down the captain of their high school football team, but a supernatural turn of events thrusts the girls into a different battle.
Festivals & Awards:
– Toronto International Film Festival, 2013
Midnight Madness
– London International Film Festival, 2013
– Gérardmer International Film Festival, 2014
Out of Competition
– Paris International Fantastic Film Festival, 2013
Competition Section
– London Frighfest, 2014
– Cleveland International Film Festival, 2013
– Horrorant Film Festival, 2014

By the directors of May, The Woman and I Know Who Killed Me
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Quotes & Reviews:

“All Cheerleaders Die is a true crowd pleaser!” TWITCH
“This saga of ill-fated pom-pom girls who return from death to wreak vengeance will amuse if not wow jaded horror fans.” VARIETY
“A smartly bloody horror comedy” SCREEN
“A guilty pleasure” HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

All Cheerleaders Die

2000 AD Directed by Gordon Chan

Action, Thriller | 99 mn
Hong Kong, Singapore | 2000
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2000 AD

Peter Tong, a carefree Hong Kong youngster, finds himself drawn into the web of a deadly espionage conspiracy. To survive, Peter has to call on reserves of courage and stamina he has never needed before.
Festivals & Awards:
Hong Kong International Film Festival, 2000
Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, 2001
Best Actor
Hong Kong Film Awards, 2001
Best Supporting Actor
Daniel Wu (Europa Report, Tai Chi Hero, Moon To)

From the director of Fist of Legend and The Medallion
2000 AD
Quotes & Reviews:

“Throughout the movie, Chan is clearly more interested in trying new approaches to action sequences rather than just piling on the f/x and artillery. As the plot shifts back to Singapore, the movie develops palpable tension as character and stunts go hand in hand.” VARIETY
2000 AD has terrific acting, action scenes, and some of the most hellish gunfights captured on film since Michael Mann’s thriller Heat.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD

2000 AD

71: Into The Fire Directed by Min John H. Lee

Action, War | 120 mn
South Korea | 2010
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A story of 71 student soldier trainees who fought an impossible war against seasoned North Korean army during Korean War which broke out in 1950. Based on real history, the film delicately depicts the fierce battle that teenaged student soldiers fall into as they fight to protect the final defense line by themselves when under a surprise attack and their emotions and conflicts as they experience the grown-ups’ war.
Festivals & Awards:
Hawaii International Film Festival, 2010
San Diego Asian Film Festival, 2010
London Korean Film Festival, 2010
Icheon Chunsa Film Festival (South Korea), 2010
Jury Prize
Grand Bell Awards (South Korea), 2010
Korean Wave Popularity Award
Baek Sang Art Awards (South Korea), 2011
Most Popular Actor, Best New Actor
Blue Dragon Awards (South Korea), 2010
Best New Actor, Popularity Award
Box Office hit in South Korea:
20.5 million US $
10 million US $
Quotes & Reviews:

“John H. Lee’s movie does manage to stand on its own two legs, with solid characters and a heroic scenario that moviegoing audiences are naturally inclined to root for.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD
“Well made with excellent production values and sets depicting the state of war affairs during the Korean War, 71: Into the Fire will go into my books as one of the best this year in its genre. Highly recommended!” A NUTSHELL REVIEW

A Better Tomorrow Directed by Song Hae-Sung

Action | 124 mn
South Korea | 2010
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Three years ago, although Hyuk and Young-chun successfully escaped from North Korea, Chul, Hyuk’s brother, was left behind with their mother in old soil. Time have passed and unlike Young-chun who is indulging himself in extravagant tastes, Hyuk tries to earn money to find his brother Chul whom he had to leave behind. Chul, who was once the cream of North Korean society, finally made his way to South Korea and becomes a police officer. Now to him, Hyuk is an unforgivable betrayer and criminal who gets in his way, once again. On the last job to quit the scene, the police catches word of big arms shipment and places Chul to spearhead the case. Two brothers by blood now face each other in wrongful fate.
Festivals & Awards:
Venice International Film Festival, 2010
Special Event – World Premiere
Tokyo International Film Festival, 2010
Special Screening
Box Office hit in South Korea:
10 Million US $
8,7 Million US $

Produced by John Woo. An amazing remake of one of his best films.
Quotes & Reviews:

“The film is beautiful to look at, and it is as solid an action thriller as anything out there.” TWITCH
A Better Tomorrow is a worthy remake that successfully captures the essence of the original without merely repeating it.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD

A Dirty Carnival Directed by Ha Yoo

Drama, Thriller| 141 mn
South Korea | 2006
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A Dirty Carnival Synopsis:
Byung-du is a 29-year-old career criminal, working for the middle-rank enforcer Sang-chul. Burdened with a terminally ill mother and taking care of younger siblings, Byung-du is feeling financial pressure as a substitute patriarch. When the big boss President Hwang is cornered by a corrupt prosecutor, Byung-du volunteers for a whack job and wins the big man’s trust. However, his real trouble begins when friend Min-ho, an aspiring movie director, asks him to be a consultant for the latter’s debut film.
Festivals & Awards:
– New York Korean Film Festival, 2007
– Korean Film Award, 2006
Best Actor, Best Editing

From the Director of Once Upon a Time in High School Cast: Ho-jin Chun I saw the Devil, The Bodyguard
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Quotes & Reviews:

« The best Korean gangster movie since “Friend ». » VARIETY
“[A Dirty Carnival] confirms Ha Yoo as one of the most interesting directors working in Korea today.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD
“A Dirty Carnival is blessed with a detailed script, a host of realistic and fully fleshed out characters, and a charismatic and complex lead performance from Jo In-Seong.” TWITCH

A Dirty Carnival

A Hard Day Directed by Kim Seong-hoon

Action, Crime | 111 mn
South Korea | 2014
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A Hard Day Synopsis:
Detective Gun-Soo is involved in a car accident which he attempts to cover up. He then falls into an unexpected situation with the only witness Chang-Min threatening him. Chang-Min hides his true purpose and identity from Gun-Soo.
Festivals & Awards:
Cannes International Film Festival, 2014
Director’s Fortnight
Sitges International Film Festival, 2014
Official Competition
Toronto International Film Festival, 2014
City to City
BFI London International Film Festival, 2014
Mar del Plata International Film Festival, 2014
Stockholm International Film Festival, 2014
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, 2014
Busan International Film Festival, 2014
Hawaii International Film Festival, 2014
New York Korean Film Festival, 2014
Panama International Film Festival, 2015
Box Office hit in South Korea:
27 Million US$
Lee Sun-kyun (R-Point, Hoa-Cha, Nobody’s Daughter Haewon)
Quotes & Reviews:

“A taut, elaborate narrative with poise, control and near-faultless technical execution […] punctuated with skull-cracking combat scenes and propulsive chases.” VARIETY
“This slick, dynamic, twist-heavy police thriller combines supercharged suspense with flashes of dark humor.” THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
“Kim Seong-hoon’s A Hard Day offers a masterclass in throat-squeezing, stomach-knotting suspense.” THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
“Refreshing and ultimately a great deal of fun, A Hard Day is […] full of suspense and amusement.” SCREEN
A Hard Day stands as one of the best pieces of genre filmmaking to emerge from Korea in half a decade.” TWITCH

A Hard Day

A Time for Consequences (aka SPL 2) Directed by Cheang Pou-Soi

Action, Martial Arts, Crime | 120 mn
China | 2015
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A Time for Consequences Synopsis:
In the wake of a botched bust meant to shut down an organ-trafficking ring, undercover cop Kit has his cover blown. As payback, the sinister gang sends him to a Thai prison run by a corrupt warden, who swaps Kit’s identity with that of a prisoner facing a life sentence. Meanwhile, Chai, a guard at the prison, is desperate to find a bone-marrow donor who will save his daughter’s life.
Festivals & Awards:
Toronto International Film Festival, 2015
Midnight Madness
Sitges International Film Festival, 2015
Oficial Orbita
Philadelphia International Film Festival, 2015
Beyond Fest, Los Angeles, 2015
Box-Office smash hit in China:
90 Million US$
23 Million US$
From the director of Dog Bite Dog and Motorway
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Quotes & Reviews:

“Showcasing a raft of top-tier martial artists, Cheang’s film should (…) play strongly, both at home and to broad genre-loving audiences internationally.“
“The frantic energy and creative fight choreography in Consequences are the only returning elements from the first film, a sequel in name only. But the “franchise” is in good hands with Cheang and action director Li Ching-chi, who are blessed with a top-drawer cast of martial-arts performers in breakout roles rounding out the cast.“ HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

A Time for Consequences

Absent One (The) Directed by Mikkel Nørgaard

Crime, Thriller| 119 mn
Denmark | 2014
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The Absent One Synopsis:
In 1994 two young twins are found brutally murdered in a summer cottage. A number of clues points in the direction of a group of young upper class students from a nearby boarding school, but the case is closed as a local outsider pleads guilty and is convicted for the murders. When the case ends up on Carl Mørck’s desk 20 years later, he soon realises that something is   terribly wrong. As Carl and Assad start investigating the case, they are led on to an old emergency call from a desperate girl who seems to know the secrets of the murders. Soon they are plunged into an intense search for the girl, Kimmie, who has been missing since the murders happened. But Carl and Assad are not the only ones trying to track her down as the girl’s testimonial is of great danger to a group of influential men at the top of society who will do all they can to keep her silent.
Festivals & Awards:
Austin Fantastic Film Festival, 2014
Haugesund Film Festival, 2014
Nikolaj Lie Kaas (The Keeper of Lost Causes, Angels & Demons, Adam’s Apples)
Fares Fares (Easy Money I & II, Zero Dark Thirty)

Screenplay by Nikolaj Arcel
(A Royal Affair, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)

Box Office hit in Denmark:
11 Million US $
Quotes & Reviews:

“Expertly made and well-acted […] The Absent one is a blessing” TWITCH
“Anything but claustrophobic, offering a huge scale thriller covering different decades, iconic locations and some of society’s larger problems of power and privilege.” SCREEN

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Address Unknown Directed by Kim Ki-Duk

Drama, War | 117 mn
South Korea | 2001
Address Unknown (medium) Synopsis:
A 16 year old boy who had thought that his father’s death was an accident, suspects otherwise when he receives a 10 year old lost letter his father had written just before his death.
Festivals & Awards:
Venice International Film Festival, 2001
Official Selection
Toronto International Film Festival, 2001
Contemporary World Cinema
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, 2002
Sitges International Film Festival, 2001
Chicago International Film Festival, 2001
Rotterdam International Film Festival, 2002
Stockholm International Film Festival, 2001
Mar del Plata International Film Festival (Argentina), 2002
Moscow International Film Festival, 2002
Grand Bell Awards (South Korea), 2002
Best Supporting Actress
By the acclaimed director of 3-Iron, Bad Guy and Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring
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Quotes & Reviews:

“A strong visual sense with images of lonely intensity.” VARIETY
“A hard-hitting experience […] where Kim’s usual penchant for brutality is mixed with poetic beauty.” LOVE HK FILMS
“Wonderful acting and a unique script.” ASIAN CINEMA DRIFTER

Address Unknown (medium)

Almost Human Directed by Joe Begos

Horror, Sci-Fi | 80 mn
USA | 2013
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Almost Human Synopsis:
Mark Fisher disappeared from his home in a brilliant flash of blue light almost two years ago. His friend Seth Hampton was the last to see him alive. Now a string of grisly, violent murders leads Seth to believe that Mark is back, and something evil is inside of him.
Festivals & Awards:
Toronto International Film Festival, 2013
Midnight Madness
Sitges International Film Festival
Austin Fantastic Fest
Fright Fest
US release:
IFC Films
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Quotes & Reviews:

“Almost Human gleefully merges John Carpenter, James Cameron, and ‘80s Slasher Movies.“ FANTASTIC FEST
“The cast and crew’s competence well exceed what anyone would expect from this breed of B movies.“ LOS ANGELES TIMES

Almost Human

Appleseed Directed by Shinji Aramaki

Action, Sci-Fi | 101 mn
Japan | 2004
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Appleseed - Poster Synopsis:
Growing out of the chaos of a global war, the city of Utopia is populated by humans and bioroids (artificial humans). On the surface, everything is harmonious, but tensions lurk. INto this seemingly perfect society comes a survivor of the wars, Deunan Knute, who carries a legacy that will turn out to be of critical importance for the future of humanity.
Festivals & Awards:
Boston Fantastic Film Festival (USA), 2004
Stockholm International Film Festival, 2004
Helsinki International Film Festival, 2004
Oslo International Film Festival, 2004
Munich International Fantasy Filmfest (Germany), 2005
Adelaide International Film Festival (Australia), 2005
Based on the Best-Selling Comic from Masamune Shirow (Appleseed,
Ghost in the shell)
By the Director of Space Pirate Captain Harlock, also Production Designer on the Full Metal Alchemist anime series
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Quotes & Reviews:

“A stunning visual achievement. It’s new milestone for CG Animation.” JOHN WOO
“Craft connoisseur won’t be disappointed with the splendidly executed result.” VARIETY
“Absolutely stunning.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD
“Genuinely dazzling moments of visual bravura.” THE NEW YORK TIMES

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Approved For Adoption Directed by Laurent Boileau & Jung

Biography, Family | 70 mn
France, Belgium, South Korea | 2012
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Approved for Adoption Synopsis:
European on the heads side, Asian on the tails side. Cartoonist. 42 years old according to his civil status, Jung prefers to place his birth at the age of 5, when a policeman found him wandering alone on the streets of Seoul. He is one of those 200 000 adopted Koreans spread around the world. Jung decided to return, for the first time, in South Korea, in order to breath the air of his home country, tread the land of his ancestors, and maybe find traces of his biological mother. This trip of reconciliation with his roots and with himself, shot as a documentary, leads our character to recall in animation.
Festivals & Awards:
Annecy International Animated Film Festival, 2012
Audience Award, Unicef Award
New York International Children’s Film Festival, 2013
Montreal International Children’s Film Festival, 2013
Grand Prize of Montreal, Inis Award
Göteborg International Film Festival (Sweden), 2013
Turin International Film Festival (Italy), 2013
Brussels International Film Festival (Belgium), 2012
Based on internationally acclaimed author Jung’s graphic novel
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Quotes & Reviews:

“It’s impossible not to be charmed on some level by Jung Henin and Laurent Boileau’s Approved for Adoption.” VARIETY
“Adapted from the graphic novel by the acclaimed Korea-born, Belgium-raised writer/artist known as “Jung,” and co-directed with Laurent Boileau, it offers a series of vignettes from a mostly happy childhood in the 1970s and early 1980s with wryly amusing results.” THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
“Deeply moving, as well as literally illuminating.” THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Approved for Adoption

Arahan Directed by Ryoo Seung-Wan

Action | 114 mn
South Korea | 2004
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Sang-hwan is a young, naïve, but kind-hearted policeman always trying to clean the world from injustice. However, the reality is that he can’t even bring the smallest of local gangsters to justice.
Festivals & Awards:
Fantasia International Film Festival, 2004
Bronze Award, L’Écran Fantastique Award
Philadelphia International Film Festival, 2005
New York Asian Film Festival, 2005
Vancouver International Film Festival, 2004
Gerardmer International Film Festival, 2004
Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival, 2005
Deauville Asian Film Festival (France), 2005
Action Asia Award
Neuchâtel International Fantasy Film Festival (Switzerland), 2004
Puchon International Film Festival (South Korea), 2004
Best of Puchon Award, Citizen’s Choice Award
Box Office hit in South Korea:
Over 2 million admissions
Jung Doo-hong (The Good, The Bad, The Weird, Red 2, G.I. Joe: Retaliation)
Ahn Sung-kee (Silmido, Battle of the Warriors)

By the director of the Cannes-awarded film (Directors’ Fortnight) Crying Fist and The Berlin File
Quotes & Reviews:

“A gleefully entertaining mix of proletarian laffs and wild action.” VARIETY
“Crouching Matrix, Hidden Kill BillArahan is, without any hesitation, one of the finest, funniest, most action-packed, well-written, yet totally mainstream Asian films – period.” EFILMCRITIC
“The best movie I have seen this year!” EFILMCRITIC
Arahan is the best slap and tickle slice of kung-fu mayhem to hit the small screens and your funny bone this side of Kung Fu Hustle.” MONSTER AND CRITIC

Art Of Fighting (The) Directed by Shin Han-Sol

Action, Comedy | 100 mn
South Korea | 2006
The art of fighting Synopsis:
Byung-tae is a teenager who every day gets beat up at school, often several times. He spends most of his time reading martial arts manuals and taking lessons from different adults on how to learn to fight, but nothing seems to work.
Festivals & Awards:
Fantasia International Film Festival (Canada), 2006
Udine Far East Film Festival (Italy), 2006
Official Competition
Box Office hit in South Korea:
US $7,5 Million
Yun-shik Baek (Tazza, Save the Green Planet!, The President’s Last Bang)
Hyun-kyoon Lee (3-Iron)
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Quotes & Reviews:

“A lot of comical scenes, interesting characters and action.” TWITCH
“Memorable for its humour and the great presence shown by its two lead actors.” KOREANFILM.ORG
“It rates as one of the best Korean films of the year.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD

The Art of Fighting

As Tears Go By Directed by Wong Kar-Wai

Thriller, Romance | 99 mn
Hong Kong | 1988
Already stretched to breaking in a loyalty tug of war between Triad bosses and his loose cannon partner, Wah, a rising star in the Hong Kong underworld, finds himself saddled with beautiful, ailing country cousin Ngor. As an escalating test of wills with a stubborn debtor explodes into bloodshed and a mob turncoat instigates a ruthless police crackdown, Wah’s growing fascination with Ngor becomes his last chance for escape from a violent past and a dubious future.
Festivals & Awards:
Cannes International Film Festival, 1989
International Critics’ Week
Toronto International Film Festival, 1989
Hong Kong Film Awards, 1989
Best Supporting Actor
Best Art Direction
Andy Lau (Infernal Affairs)
Maggie Cheung (In the Mood for Love)

Wong Kar-wai’s very first movie
Quotes & Reviews:

Mean Streets is very New York, As Tears Go By is very Chinese. And, like Scorsese’s film, Wong Kar Wai’s debut shows all the signs of a new director with style, flair, and vision.” THE NEW YORK TIMES
“The work of a gifted film-maker, highly atmospheric with a number of exciting set-pieces.” TIME OUT

Athena: Goddess Of War Directed by Kim Myoung-Jun

Action | 108 mn
South Korea | 2011
Athena Goddess Of War - Poster_Affiche_resized Synopsis:
Jung-woo, an NTS (National Anti-Terror Service) agent, is assigned on a mission in Italy while getting involved with Hae-in who works at the NIS (National Intelligence Service) in the public relations department. The South Korean president’s daughter is kidnapped by terrorists when Korea develops a new nuclear technology that will shake the world energy market. In a situation where it can become a national emergency, U.S. shows its support by dispatching their head of East Asia at DIS (Department of Information for Security) named Son Hyuk….
Cha Seung-won (71: Into the Fire, Eye for an Eye)
Jung Woo-sung (The Good, The Bad, The Weird)
Soo Ae (The Flu)

Adapted from a hit korean drama action series
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Azumi 1 Directed by Ryuhei Kitamura

Action, Adventure | 128 mn
Japan | 2003
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Synopsis: In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assassin. Her name is Azumi, the ultimate assassin.
Festivals & Awards:
Sundance International Film Festival, 2004
Midnight Section
Philadelphia International Film Festival, 2004
Audience Award
Boston Independant Film Festival, 2004
Special Jury Prize
SXSW International Film Festival (USA), 2004
Helsinki International Film Festival (Finland), 2004
Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival (Belgium), 2004
Melbourne International Film Festival (Australia), 2004
Japanese Academy Awards, 2004
Newcomer of the Year, Most Popular Performer Award
By the director of Midnight Meat Train, Versus and The Dual Project: Aragami
Based on a famous Japanese manga

Quotes & Reviews:

Azumi offers sharp sword, short skirt and blood.” THE NEW YORK TIMES
“A movie of cheerful craziness and nonstop ferocity.” THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE
“The film contains some superbly staged and highly lavish action sequences.” THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
“Aya Ueto’s blood-spattered face is a work of art.” EFILMCRITIC

Azumi 2: Death or Love Directed by Shusuke Kaneko

Action, Adventure | 108 mn
Japan | 2005
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Azumi-2_ESP-PORT_LatAm_571x800_Affiche_resized Synopsis:
Young assassins Azumi and Nagara continue their mission to prevent a civil war. In their hunt for Masayuki Sanada, who is protected by both an army and a dangerous clan, they meet Ginkaku, a person who shows a remarking resemblance with former friend Nachi.
Festivals & Awards:
Fantasia International Film Festival, 2006
The sequel to the cult movie Azumi
Based on a famous Japanese manga
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Quotes & Reviews:

“Kakeno has done a very good job of retaining much of the first movie’s feel while increasing the emotional stakes.” EFILMCRITIC
“The action is fast-moving but clear… Most of the movie takes place in gorgeous forest settings; cinematographer
Yoshitaka Sakamoto certainly makes that work.”


Bad Guy Directed by Kim Ki-Duk

Drama, Thriller | 100 mn
South Korea | 2001
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The leader of a gang of street thugs who patrol a Seoul red light district, becoming infatuated with a college girl he glimpses in another part of the city. When he tries to force a kiss on her he is beaten up by her boyfriend, and his obsession takes an ugly turn…
Festivals & Awards:
Berlin International Film Festival, 2002
Official Selection
Toronto International Film Festival, 2002
National Cinema Lineup: South Korean Renaissance
Sitges International Film Festival, 2002
Orient Express Award
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, 2002
Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, 2002
Moscow International Film Festival, 2002
Sydney International Film Festival, 2002
Pusan International Film Festival (South Korea), 2001
Netpac Award – Special Mention
Grand Bell Awards (South Korea), 2002
Best New Actress
By the acclaimed director of 3-Iron, Bad Guy and Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring
Quotes & Reviews:

“Unflinching social, sexual and emotionnal observations on human conduct.” SCREEN
“The most emotionnally satisfying pic by Kim Ki-duk.” VARIETY
“This twisted love story of emotional bondage is oddly compelling.” THE SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER

Beast Cops Directed by Gordon Chan & Dante Lam

Action, Crime | 110 mn
Hong Kong | 1998
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beast cops (medium) Synopsis:
When a gangster is forced to leave town, his turf becomes a war-zone for criminals and the law. Two bickering cops must battle each other as they try to restore peace to the community.
Festivals & Awards:
Fantasia International Film Festival, 1998
2nd Best Asian Film
Hong Kong Film Awards, 1999
Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Picture
Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor
Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards, 1999
Best Film, Best Actor
Golden Bauhinia Awards (Hong Kong), 1999
Best Actor
Hong Kong’s answer to Bad Lieutenant
Anthony Wong (Infernal Affairs, Exiled)
Michael Wong (Nightfall)
Stephanie Che (Life Without Principle)

Directed by: Gordon Chan (2000 AD, Fist of Legend, The Medallion) and Dante Lam (The Viral Factor, The Stool Pigeon)
Quotes & Reviews:

“A genuinely interesting take on the genre.” VARIETY
“Highly acclaimed by the critics and, most importantly, a box office hit.” BEYOND HOLLYWOOD
“This viciously exciting and brutal action thriller stuns with its ferocity.” THE BBC
“A brutal and brilliant piece of film-making.” THE MIRROR

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