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Now I need Korean subtitles 

July 9, 2017

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One of my many goals for learning Korean is to be able to watch Korean films and TV dramas without English subtitles.  Thanks to my intensive Korean classes at Yonsei University plus the Wednesday weekly Korean film screenings at school,  I am definitely on my way there.   But I realized something else.  Sometimes,  I […]

Notes on the Korean movie Radio Star (라디오 스타) 

April 2, 2017

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Yesterday I watched an old Korean movie (circa 2006!) called Radio Star at the Seoul Global Cultural Center in Myeongdong. If I haven’t told you that I’m been living in Korea for the past 7,8 months,  well,  now I’m telling you.  I’m studying Korean language at Yonsei University as a Korea Foundation fellow/ scholar.  But […]

A breather from Korean cinema

March 23, 2014

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Tonight I took a breather from thesis writing (and consequently, Korean cinema) by watching a Sri Lankan film called “Between Two Worlds” at the Bangkok Art and Culture Center. The film was a stark contrast to the Korean films I’ve been immersing myself into. What’s special about Korean films, especially for me, is how it […]