If you love KPop, KDrama, or anything Korean, the Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC) has the event for you. This September, KCC presents the Korean Film Festival 2017 in SM Supermalls around the country.
Korean Filmfest Movies
The Korean Film Festival features five acclaimed Korean Films specifically chosen for audiences of different interests and ages. It kicked off on September 14 with the premiere screening of the 2014 film “How to Steal a Dog” at Cinema 1 of SM Lanang Premier. The film is a heartwarming family dramedy for the entire family.
The filmfest will also screen four other Korean movies:
- Twenty, a coming of age film;
- My Brilliant Life, a family drama;
- The King of Jokgu, a sportscentric comedy; and
- Very Ordinary Couple, a romantic comedy movie.
Korean Film Festival 2017 Screening Schedule
Three screenings are scheduled everyday from September 15 to 17 at Cinema 1 of SM Lanang Premier.
September 15, Friday
12 noon King of Jokgu
3 pm Very Ordinary Couple
6 pm My Brilliant Life
September 16, Saturday
12 noon Twenty
3 pm King of Jokgu
6 pm How to Steal a Dog
September 17, Sunday
12 noon Very Ordinary Couple
3 pm My Brilliant Life
6 pm My Twenty
Screenings for all films are free. However, tickets are in limited quantities. Tickets for each screening will be released one hour before the screening time so come early to line up and get yourself free tickets.
Korean Filmfest at SM Supermalls
Davao is the second stop of the Korean Filmfest. Its first screenings were at SM Megamall.
After Davao, the filmfest will be at SM City Iloilo Cinema 8 from September 21 to 24, 2017. Then, it will be at SM City Cebu Cinema 5 from September 28 to October 1, 2017. After which, the films will be screened at SM City Clark Cinema 3 from October 5 to 8, 2017. Finally, the Korean Filmfest’s last run is at SM City Dasmariñas Cinema 5 from October 12 to 15, 2017.
Do not miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in Korean culture. Bring your family and friends to the Korean Film Festival 2017.
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