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BIFF Day 2 – What’s On

After another amazing opening ceremony to open the 20th annual Busan International Film Festival last night, the first full day of films hit the theaters in Haeundae for nine more days of fantastic films to choose from.

After last night’s red carpet event, the opening film “Zubaan” and the opening party in Haeundae, films take center stage today, with a total of 304 films from 75 countries, including 94 world premieres scheduled at seven theaters across the city.

You can check out everything that’s going on at the festival on the HAPS BIFF page.


 Friday’s Highlights

Hand Printing Ceremony

Venue: Outdoor Stage, Haeundae

The Hand Printing event celebrates a cineaste’s work and is equivalent to a lifetime achievement award.

6 p.m.- Johnnie To


Meet the Guest:Talk to Talk

Venue: Busan Cinema Center Dureraum Square

Meet the Guest: Talk to Talk lets guests meet influential figures from the cinema world and the event will be held at the Dureraum Square located in the Busan Cinema Center.

5 p.m. – Directos Kang Je-kyu, Feng Xioagang, Sun Hao

Open Talk

Venue: Outdoor Stage Village, Haeundae

This event allows audiences to interact with the guests from the most issue-making films on the Outdoor Stage at the BIFF Village, Haeundae. It will serve as a global meeting place for filmmakers and actors/actresses.

5 p.m. – Korean actor Lee Jung-jae
6 p.m. – Hong Kong director Johnnie To

Outdoor Talk

Venue: Outdoor Stage at BIFF Village, Haeundae

Taking place at the Outdoor Stage of BIFF Village, Haeundae and BIFF Square in Nampo-dong from October 3 to 10, the Outdoor Greeting Event will fulfill the needs of audiences with numerous renowned filmmakers.

Date

Start

End

Section

Event

Location

10-01

13:30

15:50

GV

Zubaan

B1

10-01

20:00

22:30

GV

Zubaan

BT

10-02

10:00

12:00

GV

Another Way

M6

10-02

10:00

12:19

GV

The Cash Is Mine

B3

10-02

10:00

12:37

GV

The Royal Tailor

MBT7

10-02

10:30

13:00

GV

A Bigger Splash

B2

10-02

12:30

14:47

GV

The Piper

C2

10-02

12:30

14:49

GV

Sentence Me Guilty

C3

10-02

13:00

15:02

GV

Home Care

L4

10-02

13:00

15:09

GV

The Silenced

M2

10-02

13:00

15:20

GV

Bad Guys Always Die

C6

10-02

13:00

15:29

GV

Pink and Gray

SH

10-02

13:00

15:36

GV

Ode to My Father

M6

10-02

13:00

15:40

GV

A Tale of Three Cities

BH

10-02

13:30

15:26

GV

A Korean in Paris

MBT7

10-02

13:30

15:32

GV

A Bloodthirsty Killer

B3

10-02

13:30

15:44

GV

The Assassin

B2

10-02

13:30

15:56

GV

7 Letters

C5

10-02

16:00

16:10

GV

The Classified File

C4

10-02

16:00

17:32

GV

The DMZ

B2

10-02

16:00

17:48

GV

Peace Haven

MM

10-02

16:00

18:20

GV

Two Rooms, Two Nights

M2

10-02

16:00

18:25

GV

Litchi Hikari Club

C3

10-02

16:00

18:36

GV

The Unfair

MBT6

10-02

16:30

18:35

GV

A Break Alone

MBT7

10-02

16:30

18:46

GV

The Door of the Body

B3

10-02

16:30

18:50

GV

Zubaan

SH

10-02

16:30

18:52

GV

Still Life

B1

10-02

16:30

18:58

GV

The Dressmaker

L6

10-02

16:30

19:02

GV

Embrace of the Serpent

L5

10-02

17:00

19:40

GV

A Bigger Splash

BH

10-02

19:00

20:57

GV

STOP

M6

10-02

19:00

21:00

GV

Orange Candy

MM

10-02

19:00

21:28

GV

The Shameless

C4

10-02

19:00

21:34

GV

Veteran

C2

10-02

19:30

19:40

GV

The Housemaid

B3

10-02

19:30

21:40

GV

Circle of Atonement

M2

10-02

19:30

21:55

GV

The Twenty

MBT7

10-02

20:00

21:43

GV

Short Film Showcase 2

M7

10-02

20:00

22:14

GV

Looking for Her

CS

10-02

20:00

22:17

GV

Blood of My Blood

L6

10-02

20:00

22:19

GV

Anna

L5

10-02

20:00

22:27

GV

Office

SH

10-02

20:00

22:28

GV

Youth

B1

10-02

20:00

22:35

GV

Twenty Again

C6

10-02

20:30

22:54

GV

The Assassin

BH

 Image: BIFF

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