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Korean Film People's Choices

by CH!
Korean Film People's Choices by CH!
Seoul Art Cinema(SAC, One and only private non-profit cinematheque in Seoul) holds Cinematheque’s Friends Film Festival(Les amis de la Cinematheque) every year since 2006. “Cinematheque’s Friends” is a group of Korean directors, actors, and critics gathered to support SAC. Every year, SAC gives out the blank paper to the friends and they fill it out with the film they want to see and talk about. These films were screened on Cinematheque’s Friends Film Festival with discussion sessions. Take a look at their influences and be influenced! 2006 Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Víctor Erice [The Spirit of the Beehive] Kim Hong-joon (DIR) – Yoo Hyun-mok… Read more

Seoul Art Cinema(SAC, One and only private non-profit cinematheque in Seoul) holds Cinematheque’s Friends Film Festival(Les amis de la Cinematheque) every year since 2006. “Cinematheque’s Friends” is a group of Korean directors, actors, and critics gathered to support SAC. Every year, SAC gives out the blank paper to the friends and they fill it out with the film they want to see and talk about. These films were screened on Cinematheque’s Friends Film Festival with discussion sessions. Take a look at their influences and be influenced!

2006

Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Víctor Erice [The Spirit of the Beehive]
Kim Hong-joon (DIR) – Yoo Hyun-mok [Chunmong] – Not on DB
Ryu Seung-wan (DIR) – Samuel Fuller [Shock Corridor]
Oh Seung-wook (DIR) – Sergio Leone [Duck, You Sucker]
Park Chan-wook (DIR) – Don Siegel [The Killers]
Kim Young-jin (CRT) – Lee Jang-ho [Fine Windy Day] – Not on DB
Moon So-ri (ACT) – John Cassavetes [Opening Night]
Jung Sung-il (CRT) – D.W. Griffith [Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl]
Hwang Jung-min (ACT) – Bob Fosse [All That Jazz]

2007

Kim Young-jin (CRT) – Samuel Fuller [The Big Red One]
Uhm Ji-won (ACT) – Rosanna Arquette [Searching for Debra Winger]
Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Terrence Malick [Days of Heaven]
Park Chan-wook (DIR) – Michelangelo Antonioni [The Passenger]
Ryu Seung-wan (DIR) – Michael Curtiz [Angels with Dirty Faces]
Hong Sang-soo (DIR) – Luis Buñuel [The Exterminating Angel]
Yoo Ji-tae (ACT) – Michael Haneke [The Time of the Wolf]
Jung Sung-il (CRT) – Apichatpong Weerasethakul [Syndromes and a Century]
Bong Joon-ho (DIR) – Imamura Shohei [Vengeance Is Mine]
Oh Seung-wook (DIR) – Jean-Pierre Melville [The Shadow Army]

2008

Jung Sung-il (CRT) — Matsumoto Toshio [Pandemonium]
Hong Sang-soo (DIR) – Jean Vigo [L’Atalante]
Lim Sun-rye (DIR) – Emir Kusturica [Time of the Gypsies]
Jang Joon-hwan (DIR) – Woody Allen [Annie Hall]
Ryu Seung-bum (ACT) – Gus Van Sant [My Own Private Idaho]
Kim Tae-yong (DIR) – Jang Sun-woo [A Short Love Affair]
Choi Dong-hoon (DIR) & Kim Hye-soo (ACT) – John Cassavetes [Gloria]
Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Martin Scorsese [Taxi Driver]
Kim Young-jin (CRT) – Bae Chang-ho [The Dream] – Not on DB
Lee Myung-se (DIR) – Federico Fellini [Roma]

2009

Jeong Yoon-chul (DIR) – Nanni Moretti [April]
Jeong Brothers (DIR) – Andrei Tarkovsky [The Mirror]
Byun Young-joo (DIR) – Kurosawa Akira [Ran]
Kim Young-jin (CRT) – Nicholas Ray [Bigger Than Life]
Bae Chang-ho (DIR) – John Ford [The Grapes of Wrath]
Ryu Seung-wan (DIR) – Robert Aldrich [All the Marbles]
Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Leos Carax [Boy Meets Girl]
Lee Myung-se (DIR) – Federico Fellini [Nights of Cabiria]
Ahn Sung-ki (ACT) – John Schlesinger [Midnight Cowboy]
Kwon Hae-hyo (ACT) – Billy Wilder [Sunset Blvd.]
Ha Jeong-woo (ACT) & Jeon Kye-soo (DIR) – Howard Hawks [His Girl Friday]
Hong Sang-soo (DIR) – Erich von Stroheim [Greed]

‘Best Villains’ by Oh Seung-wook & Park Chan-wook
Common Selection – Jules Dassin [Night and the City], Mike Hodges [Get Carter]
Oh Seung-wook (DIR) – Jacques Becker [The Night Watch], René Clément […and Hope to Die]
Park Chan-wook (DIR) – Marco Ferreri [La grande bouffe], Andrzej Żuławski [Possession]

2010

Kim Young-jin (CRT) – John Ford [How Green Was My Valley]
Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Pier Paolo Pasolini [The Gospel According to St. matthew]
Kim Han-min (DIR) & Yoon Jong-bin (DIR) – Jean Eustache [The Mother and the Whore]
Ryu Seung-wan (DIR) – Wong Kar Wai [As Tears Go By]
Park Chan-ok (DIR) – Mike Leigh [Naked]
Park Chan-wook (DIR) – Nicolas Roeg [Don’t Look Now]
Bong Joon-ho (DIR) – John Boorman [Deliverance]
Ahn Sung-ki (ACT) – Milos Forman [Amadeus]
Oh Seung-wook (DIR) – Joseph Losey [The Assassination of Trotsky]
Lee Myung-se (DIR) – Ozu Yasuziro [Tokyo Story]
Lee Jae-yong (DIR) & Jeon Kye-soo (DIR) – John Waters [Female Trouble]
Choi Dong-hoon (DIR) – Douglas Sirk [Written on the Wind]
Hong Sang-soo (DIR) – Carl Theodor Dreyer [Ordet]

2011

Choi Dong-hoon (DIR) – Howard Hawks [Rio Bravo]
Bong Joon-ho (DIR) – Imamura Shohei [Intentions of Murder]
Kim Young-jin (CRT) – Robert Wise [The Sand Pebbles]
Lee Myung-se (DIR) – Sam Peckinpah [The Getaway]
Min Kyu-dong (DIR) – Bernardo Bertolucci [Last Tango in Paris]
Oh Seung-wook (DIR) – Robert Aldrich [Emperor of the North Pole]
Ryu Seung-wan (DIR) – Mario Bava, Lamberto Bava [Rabid Dogs]
Lee Jun-ik (DIR) – Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones [Monty Python and the Holy Grail]
Jeong Brothers (DIR) – John G. Avildsen [Rocky]
Lee Hae-young (DIR) – George Miliotis [Mad Max]
Jung Sung-il (CRT) – Eric Rohmer [The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque]
Hwang Duk-yong (Jazz) & Sohn Kwan-ho (Music) – Robert Altman [Kansas City]
Kim Tae-yong (DIR) – Lou Ye [Suzhou River]
Kim Ji-woon (DIR) – Francis Ford Coppola [Apocalypse Now Redux]

Message from Director Park Chan-wook, SAC Cinematheque’s Friends Representative
“Classic is alive. Home which the classics live in, vive la Cinematheque!”

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