BUSAN, South Korea – Don't know where to go during the festival? Below is the list of places where the events for the 16th BIFF will be taking place.
Busan Cinema Center
(BIFF Theater) Opening Closing Ceremony Theater/ Outdoor Screening
(Cine Mountain) Haneulyeon Theater, Cinema 1, Cinema 2, Cinematheque
(Dureraum Plaza) Meet the Guest: Talk to Talk, Short Film, Long Talk (Outdoor Events)
(BIFF Hill) BIFF Center/Press Center
The Busan Cinema Center will greet audiences for the first time in the outdoor theater; in addition, this is where the opening and closing ceremony will take place. The Outdoor Theater provide outdoor screenings in a comfortable space regardless of the weather. The main theaters located in the Cine Mountain will screen major programs that include the Gala Presentation. Haneulyeon Theater, Cinema 1, Cinema 2, Cinematheque; a total of four theaters will be in operation. The Dureraum Plaza, in front of the Cine Mountain and BIFF Village in Haeundae will be the space for outdoor events like Meet the Guest: Talk to Talk. Both venues will also function as a rest space for the audiences. BIFF Hill will be a place to greet the audiences and press; and houses press center and guest center.
Just like previous years, the CGV Centum City, LOTTE Cinema Centum City will be the main screening theaters. The Community Media Center will be reserved for the elderly and the handicapped. Audiences will be able to enjoy and share the unique atmosphere of the Busan International Film Festival.
Asian Film Market and Busan Film Commission’s main events will be held at BEXCO where a sales booth will be set up for the Asian Film Market. In addition to the Asian Project Market (APM), Talent Meeting, AND Meeting, Pitching Event, workshops and showcase will also open at the BEXCO. Asian Film Policy Forum hosted by the Busan Film Commission and BIFCOM will be held in the space to present a brand-new future for the audio-visual business and provide recent information on the international film industry.
[Haeundae] BIFF Village, MEGABOX Haeundae
Outdoor stage for the Open Talk, Hand Printing, Outdoor Greeting Event, Special Events/ PR Zone/ Daum Lounge.
The main events (Open Talk, Hand Printing, and Outdoor Greeting Events) will take place at the BIFF Village, Haeundae. In front of the wide open beach, audiences will be able to directly communicate with the directors and actors. In addition, there is a PR Zone in BIFF Village that will hold diverse events and promotions for the audience. MEGABOX Haeundae is another main theater for audiences.