UK Korean Events of the Week: 18th - 24th March

It’s another film-dominated week with not one but three showings of Leesong Hee-il’s latest works courtesy of the London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival as well as a film which offers insight into life in a North Korean Prison Camp. If it’s not a film…

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UK Korean Events of the Week: 11th - 17th March

It’s a fairly quiet and London-centred week although a good one for film lovers with screenings of two very interesting and well-renowned films, including one as part of the British Film Institute’s annual London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival that looks well worth a watch. Three…

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Korean Films In Review: Stoker

‘Stoker’ is Park Chan-wook’s debut into the world of English language film, and with it he has already established himself as a serious contender for turning his career to international eyes.

‘Stoker’ revolves around the Stoker family after the sudden death of the father figure, Richard Stoker. During…

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Step by Step Guide: Running Man

Want to get into a variety show but don’t know where to start? Confused by all the in-jokes and want to know more about each of the characters and their backgrounds? Here at Beyond Hallyu we are here to help! From now on we will be giving you…

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UK Korean Events of the Week: 4th - 10th March

It’s another busy week of events with the opening of a new exhibition over HADA Contemporary, a Korean culture symposium happening at University of Edinburgh, film screenings in London and Liverpool, a K-pop club night, a language exchange meetup and more exhibitions continuing their run on from last…

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Korean Films in Review: Antique Bakery

 
“Can anyone be unhappy while eating cake?” – This is the line that will intrigue you and keep you wondering what it means through the whole movie.
‘Antique Bakery’ comes from acclaimed director Min Kyu-Dong (‘Memento Mori’) and stars Ju Ji-hun and Kim Jae-wook delivering perfect performances…

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Korean Events of the Week: 18th - 24th February

It’s a varied week of events this week with a selection of different events for those interested in different aspects of Korean culture. There is the opening of the Korean Cultural Centre’s newest exhibition on traditional Korean cosmetics while Soon Yul Kang’s tapestry exhibition is coming to…

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