New videos on Asian Film Online

Asian Film Online has recently been updated with 30 new videos.   This recent release focuses exclusively on Korean filmmakers with a mix of dramas, documentaries, shorts and animated features.

Key titles include:

Broken Night (2010): Directed by rising filmmaker Hyo-joo Yang, this short, which deals with the themes of dishonesty and karma, won the Silver Bear for Best Short Film at the Berlin International Film Festival in 2011.

Radio Dream and The Cursed, both shorts in the Korean National University of Arts Collection.

Four animated shorts: Birth (2009), directed by Ki-Wan Park; Norinoi (2008), directed by Eun-Jin Choi; Run Run Run Away (2010), directed by Sun Jung Lee; and Under the Black Bridge (2010), directed by Youn-Sik Woo.

Silence Broken: Korean Comfort Women (1999): A documentary from the Center for Asian-American Media about the Korean women forced into prostitution by the Japanese Imperial Army during WWII.

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