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[Korea] The 38th Seoul Independent Film Festival to Start November 29th

  • Date11/22/2012
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Photo Credit: Seoul Independent Film Festival 2012 Executive Committee

‘The 38th Seoul Independent Film Festival’ kicks off on November 29th and lasts until December 7th at CGV Apgujeong and INDIESPACE in Jongno-gu, Seoul.

Celebrating the 38th year of the festival, 10 feature films and 39 short films will compete at this year’s festival. A notable addition this year is the “New Choice” category. The category is meant to provide an opportunity to view up-and-coming directors.

Programs include film screenings, seminars about independent movies, and conversations with international film directors and staff. Tickets for the opening film screening are 8,000 won and 6,000 won for other film screenings. Both online reservations and onsite purchases are available.

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< The 38th Seoul Independent Film Festival >

☞ Venue: CGV Apgujeong & INDISPACE Jongno-gu, Seoul-si
☞ Period: November 29 – December 7, 2012
☞ Ticket Price
Opening Ceremony & opening film screening: 8,000won
※ Ticket purchases are only available on-site starting from 17:00 on the opening day.
Closing Ceremony & closing film screening: 6,000won
Other Films: 6,000won
Night-time Screening: 10,000won (December 1)
Day-Pass Ticket: 40,000won (Opening & closing films are not included.)

☞ Online Reservation: Yes 24 (Korean only)
☞ Homepage: (Korean, English)
☞ Inquiries: +82-2-362-9513 (Korean)
☞ Transportation: CGV Apgujeong - Apgujeong Station (Seoul subway line3), exit 3
INDISPACE – Gwanghwamun Station (Seoul subway line 5), exit 7 or 8

[Opening Ceremony • Closing Ceremony]

Opening Ceremony
Venue: CGV Apgujeong theater 1 (Seoul-si Gangnam-gu)
Date & time: November 29, 2012 19:00
Film Screening: Documentary film ’The Grand Discourse’ by Director PARK Se Ho

Closing Ceremony
Venue: CGV Apgujeong theater 6 (Seoul-si Gangnam-gu)
Date & time: December 7, 2012,19:00
Film Screening: 2012 Seoul Independent Movie Festival winning film

☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Seoul Independent Film Festival 2012 Executive Committee