In the midst of the health crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Korean Cultural Center wanted to convey a message of encouragement and strength for all people, displaying some of the most successful genres of Korean cinematography and thus bringing the . After making history with “Parasites” by Bong Joon-ho, the great winner at the Oscars 2020, Korean cinema has become a benchmark worldwide and there are many followers who bet on it and the Korean Wave that encompasses it .
The thriller is considered an essential genre within Korean cinematography and together with it the Center has wanted to show some of the most viewed jewels of recent years, such as the K-zombie that is exploding in Korea. In this section you can enjoy “Beauty Water” Horror animation by Cho Kyung-hun, highly acclaimed at the latest Sitges Festival, “Me and Me”, debut of veteran actor Jung Jin-yeong, “Seoul Station” and “Train to Busan” by Yeon Sang-ho .
“Beauty Water” as the protagonist
Who is intimate
For the entire family
As activities parallel to the festival, several raffles will be held in which the public can participate and win an exclusive edition of a set of Korean snacks to accompany the festival.