“Where independent films are enjoyed,
and independent films are supported.”
Being one of the most representative events for independent films in Korea, Seoul Independent Film Festival has been held every December since 1975, reviewing films of all genres and forms of the year.
This year, there’ll not only be Korean independent film Competition, but also New Choice films and special invited directors‘ woks joining the festival, bringing even more variety of concepts to the exhibition. You can also find international films of film makers from USA, China, UK, Thailand and many other countries. The 41st SIFF is about to bring you more than a single scope of Korea, moreover, around the world and of different civilizations.
Types of films you can find at the festival is really diverse, from short films of 5 to 40 minutes length to regular length‘s films, range from fiction, animation, experimental, and documentary.
Colors in the Subway
Director: KIM Myungeun
2015 | Animation | Color | HD | 6min 41sec
2015 11st Jeju Film Festival
2015 9th Great Short Film Festival
2015 11st InDPanda International Film Festival
2015 11st Indie-AniFest
2015 19th Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival
2015 19th Cartoons on the bay Pulcinella awards
Director: LEE Sohyun
2015 | Documentary | Color | DCP | 95min
Director: KWAK Saemi, PARK Yongjae
2015 | Fiction | Color | HD | 39min 57sec
2015 16th Jeonju International Film Festival
2015 14th Mise-en-scene’s Short Film Festival
China | 2015 | Fiction | Color | DCP | 110min
2015 68th Locarno International Film Festival
Visiting the festival is really simple, you can purchase either on-line or on-site. And there are 2 theaters that you can visit in Seoul.
Location 1: CGV Apugujeong
Adderss: 602 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
Screen Hall: ART 1 (94 seats), ART 2 (108 seats), ART 3 (160 seats)
Ticket: CGV http://www.cgv.co.kr/movies/detail-view/?midx=78647
Location 2: Indiespace
Address: 2F, Garden Place, 1-153 Sinmunno 2(i)-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Screen Hall: 110 seats
Ticket: YES24 http://www.yes24.com/
*All pictures and screenshots from http://www.siff.or.kr/