Korean Film Festival | Sunday Observer

Korean Film Festival

The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sri Lanka and the Korea Foundation co-hosts the 6th Korean Film Festival at the National Film Corporation (NFC) Theatre, Colombo 7, in partnership with the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. Admission is free for the festival which ends tomorrow. All the films will be screened with English subtitles.

Today, (10), The Tunnel (Action, Drama, 2016), a “Fantastic survival drama-type film” will be screened at 3 pm. Tomorrow - last day (11), [Run-Off] a.k.a. [Take Off 2] (Sports, 2016) will be screened at 6:30 p.m. This film was inspired by the real story of the Korean Women’s National Ice Hockey team and its challenge in the 2003 Aomori Asian Winter Games. The festival hopes to provide Sri Lankan people with an opportunity to better understand Korea’s culture and society through the medium of contemporary films.