Theater Schedule

Theater Schedule
The 5th Swedish Film Festival: 11.6 to 11.12
The Swedish Film Festival marks its fifth anniversary since its inaugural week in 2012. Reflecting an increasing Korean interest in Sweden and its film industry, music, literature, design and lifestyle, the Swedish Film Festival is for many an eagerly-awaited cultural event. The theme of the Swedish Film Festival is “Solidarity and Friendship – Opening Hearts.” Five feature films, three documentary films and a package of 10 short films will be screened during this year’s Film Festival.
List of Films
Underdog 2015 / 97 minutes / Drama
Director: Ronnie Sandahl
Cast: Bianca Kronlöf, Henrik Rafaelsen, Mona Kristianse

The Circle 2015 / 144 minutes / Fantasy, Horror, Drama
Director: Levan Akin
Cast: Josefin Asplund, Irma von Platen, Miranda Frydman, Helena Engström

Astrid 2014 / 90 minutes / Documentary
Director: Kristina Lindström
Cast: Karin Nyman, Astrid Lindgren, Gunvor Runström

Bikes vs Cars 2015 / 92 minutes / Documentary
Director: Fredrik Gertten
Cast: Aline Cavalcante, Dan Koeppel, Raquel Rolnik

Nice People 2015 / 96 minutes / Documentary
Directors: Karin af Klintberg, Anders Helgeson
Cast: Ahmed Hussein, Abdihakiin Mohamed

Viskan Miracles 2015 / 106 minutes / Family Drama
Director: John O. Olsson
Cast: Rolf Lassgård, Lia Boysen, Ingvar Hirdwall

We Are the Best 2013 / 102 minutes / Drama
Director: Lukas Moodysson
Cast: Mira Barkhammar, Mira Grosin, Liv LeMoyne

Young Sophie Bell 2015 / 80 minutes / Drama
Director: Amanda Adolfsson
Cast: Felice Jankell, Hedda Stiernstedt

The 5th Gwangju Independent Film Festival 11.13 to 11.15
The 7th Gwangju Women’s Film Festival 11.6 to 11.13

Yourself and Yours (당신자신과 당신의 것) 86 minutes/ Drama
Director: Hong Sang-soo
Cast: Kim Joo-hyuck, Lee You-young
Korean maestro and Festival favorite Hong Sang-soo (Right Now, Wrong Then) embarks on an intriguing foray into the uncanny with this ingenious spin on Luis Buñuel’s final masterpiece That Obscure Object of Desire.

For the End of Time (시간의 종말) 67 min / Documentary
Director: Kim Dae-hyun
Cast: Yang Sung-won, Olivier Charlier (Violin), Emmanuel Strosser (Piano)
This is a documentary on the history of the Korean Catholic Church. Along with the masterpiece Quatuor pour la Fin du Temps, the film is dedicated to all that missionaries have sacrificed in order to spread the Word on the Korean peninsula.


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