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By Anupama Sekhar
South Korea is among the first Asian countries whose cultural policy profile has been commissioned for the global cultural research platform, WorldCP-International Database of Cultural Policies (worldcp.org).
By Kerrine Goh
Part One of an in-depth look at the 16th BIFF (Busan International Film Festival).
By Valentina Riccardi
In this second of this two-part interview with culture360.org, Jong‐Ho Lee, Founding Artistic Director, SIDANCE Festival (Seoul International Dance Festival) talks about the importance of festivals in Asia.
By Bilqis Hijjas
A report on a meeting in Kobe, Japan, in April 2011, to share case studies of dance festivals in Asia and to build a network among festival directors.
By Judith Staines
Culture360.org Europe Editor Judith Staines looks at a unique cultural exchange programme currently building connections between professional dance specialists in Finland and Korea.
By Bharti Lalwani
culture360.org contributor, Bharti Lalwani, interviews Jeon Seung-chang, Chief Curator of the Leeum Museum at the Samsung Museum of Art in Korea.
Judith Staines, Culture360.org’s Europe Editor, met Spanish artists Jasmina Llobet & Luis Fernández Pons during their residency at Seoul Art Space Geumcheon in Korea and asked them about their nomadic ...
By Veeranganakumari Solanki
Since the first Gwangju Biennale in 1995, Asia has seen a significant development of contemporary Asian art on the international circuit with more and more Biennales organised in the region.
At the moment where Paris Cinema 2008 closed its programme – with the largest ever showcase of Philippines recent film productions –, the French capital welcomed the first film-symposium of ...
By Jeffrey Withaya Campbell
The Hub City of Asian Culture Project, Gwangju has been put forward at the national level since 2004. Gwangju is an important city in Korea, known for its cultural heritage.
By Mary Ann DeVlieg
IETM is a network committed to contemporary performing arts and to collaborating across national borders. It has 440 member-organisations from over 45 countries.
No other country in Asia devotes as many resources to promoting its local film industry as Korea. In terms of film policy, it is actually much closer to European countries ...
Large conglomerates, have played a major role in the Korean film industry since the early 1990s. The initial groups of chaebol involved included well-known companies like Samsung and Hyundai.
South Korea has played host to one of the most interesting film industries of the past ten years. While gradual change has been the norm, Korea's film sector has been ...
This month, Film.Culture360.org (formerly SEA-IMAGES) meets with Guillaume de Seille from Arizona Films, the co-producer of the Korean-Mongolian-French film, Desert Dream (Hyazgar).
By Jérémy Segay
This month, Sea-images meets with Romain Roll, the co-president of the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation (EFFFF) and director of Cinénygma Luxembourg International Film Festival, and Magnus Paulsson, a producer ...
Yang Gi-hwan, the executive director of the Coalition for Cultural Diversity in Moving Images (CDMI) discusses the current situation of Screen Quota in Korea and his views on the reduction ...
Korean culture has made its way into France as it has been the case in most countries in Asia.
Certainly the most renowned film festival in Asia, the Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF), will celebrate its 10th anniversary from October 6th to 14th. In less than 10 years, the ...