Toronto Korean Film Festival is seeking departmental heads for OPERATIONS, DESIGN and PRODUCTION for the upcoming 2016 festival! All those interested must send a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday DECEMBER 2, 2015 (11:59PM EST). As we appreciate all applications, only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Please click 'Read More' for qualifications and job duties per position.
We are a proud part of Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival's 19th year as a Community Partner for two films: 'THE ROYAL TAILOR' by Lee Won-Suk and the Closing Night feature presentation 'SEOUL SEARCHING' by Benson Lee! Both films will be making their Toronto Premieres at #RA2015 and tickets are readily available online, for which you can get 25% off using the code 'astro19'!
THE ROYAL TAILOR 상의원
FRIDAY, NOV. 6 | 9:15PM | AGO JACKMAN HALL (317 Dundas Street West)
DIR. LEE Won-suk
CAST: HAN Suk-kyu, KO So, YOO Yeon-seok, PARK Shin-hye
South Korea 2014 | Rated 14A | 127:00 | Korean with English Subtitles | Toronto Premiere
A young designer has earned the queen’s favour with his refreshing take on traditional garb, and the existing royal tailor feels threatened for his long-awaited promotion. Stitch by stitch, the two tailors duel for the ultimate masterpiece. But beyond the clothing, a larger war is also brewing between the two women in the king’s life.
FRIDAY, NOV. 13 | 8:00PM | ISABEL BADER THEATRE (93 Charles Street West)
DIR. Benson Lee (in attendance)
CAST: Justin Chon, Jessika Van, Cha In-Pyo, Rosalina Leigh (in attendance), Esteban Ahn, Crystal Kay
USA 2015 | Rated 14A | 105:00 | English & Korean with English Subtitles | Toronto Premiere
In the 1980s, the Korean government began a summer camp for gyopo (foreign-born) teenagers to visit the motherland. The government would re-establish ties with the diaspora, parents would get a sponsored trip, and teenagers would learn the Korean culture. What could possibly go wrong?