Malaysian actress Lee Shin-je said, “I’m glad to visit Busan seven years after the movie” The Thieves. “”
On the 4th, a press conference was held at the 24th Busan International Film Festival New Currents Jury’s press conference at the Culture Hall, Shinsegae Department Store, Centum City, U-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan. The press conference was attended by director Mike Piggis, who was judge chairman of the New Currents section, as well as director Karl Ogg, actor Samal Yeslamova, actor Lee Sinje and CEO Suh Youngjoo Finecut (overseas distributor).
Lee Shin-je said, “It is a great honor to be at the Busan Film Festival as a judge of New Currents. Busan is my second visit. The first was seven years ago and I was filming a Korean film at that time. I was so happy to come back to Busan. I will do my best to judge. “
On the other hand, this year’s Busan Film Festival will be held in Busan for 10 days until the 12th, which opens on the 3rd. Six theaters and 37 screens will showcase 299 films (85 countries) and 145 international and international premieres (118 long and short world premieres and 27 international premieres). Opening film Kazakhstan film ‘The Thieves.’ The Road of Time ‘(Yerlan Nurmukamvetov and Lisa Takeba) was selected, and the closing film was directed to the Korean film Yoon Hee (rental director).