With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013

With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013
With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013

Saturday, September 28, 2013

ACF 2050: Free series of three films by Park Cheol Soo coming in October

Korean Cultural Service New York
Korean Movie Night 2013
Series Five:
 Remembering Park Cheol Soo:
A Korean Filmmaking Legend
Park Cheol Soo
When: Tuesday, October 1, 15 and 29, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Doors open: 6:30 PM
Where: Tribeca Cinemas
54 Varick Street, on the corner of Canal Street, NYC
Near the A, C, E @ #1 Canal Street subway stops
Admission: FREE!!!

When prolific Korean director Park Cheol Soo died earlier this year after being hit by a drunk driver, film fans around the world took solace in the fact that while he was gone, his amazing, truly independent masterpieces would live on forever. As huge fans of his work, the Korean Cultural Service pays tribute to this amazing man by offering up three of his most acclaimed films.

Starting on Tuesday, October 1st, Korean Movie Night celebrates the life of Park Cheol Soo – guaranteed to move you like never before. 301, 302 (1995) will be shown on October 1st, Green Chair (2003) on October 15th, and B.E.D. (2012) on October 29th. Look for information here at AsianCineFest about each film in advance of its screening.

As Autumn tugs the leaves from Manhattan’s trees and the days become short, warm yourself with the memory of Park Cheol Soo and his cinematic masterpieces – brought to you for free, as always, by your friends at The Korean Cultural Service.