[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

Via
[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

The New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) runs from June 29th to July 15th this year, and we’ve teamed up with them to giveaway two pairs of tickets to our lovely Soompiers!

The film is on its 11th year, and features an extremely diverse set of films that are guaranteed to keep everyone thoroughly entertained.

Korean films are very well represented at the festival, with a diverse selection starting with classics such as “Oldboy” to more recent films including this year’s blockbuster, “All About My Wife”, featuring Im Soo Jung.  There are lesser known gems you may otherwise not be exposed to, such as “Failan”, featuring Choi Min Sik and Hong Kong actress Cecilia Cheung, and “The King of Pigs”, the first Korean animated film to show at Cannes.

[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

We’ve picked two movies we think our Soompi audience will enjoy, and winners will be able to decide which movie they’d like to get tickets for.

1 - The first movie we recommend is this year’s summer blockbuster, “All About My Wife,” a remake of the Argentinian movie, “A Boyfriend for My Wife”.  This romantic comedy tells the story of a husband who finds it easier to hire a Casanova to woo his wife away, than to ask her for a divorce.    With a talented cast including Im Soo Jung from classic K-drama, “I’m Sorry, I Love You,” and Lee Sun Kyun from “The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince” and “Pasta,” the movie is bound to be a delightful treat.

[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

2 - The second movie we recommend also happens to be a remake; “Couples” is a remake of Japanese film, “A Stranger of Mine”.  It’s a light hearted romantic comedy, with a quirky charm in the way it weaves together the individual stories into a cohesive plot.  Starring in the film are Lee Si Young, from the hit drama, “Boys Over Flowers,” and Kim Ju Hyuk, well known from “Lovers in Prague”.

[Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

The full list of Korean movies shown at the festival, by year produced, is:

All About My Wife, 2012 Doomsday Book, 2012 (festival centerpiece presentation) The King of Pigs, 2012 Nameless Gangster, 2012 Bloody Fight in Iron-Rock Valley, 2011 Couples, 2011 Red Vacance, Black Wedding, 2011 War of the Arrows, 2011 Secret Love, 2010 Crying Fist, 2005 Oldboy, 2003 Failan, 2001

You can find more information on individual movies at the NYAFF website.  

To Win Tickets to the Film Festival!

Please comment on this page with:

Which of the two movies you’re most excited to watch (and if you’ve already seen them, let us know how they were!) Who you’d take with you for this wonderful time (and maybe even get them to participate in the giveaway [Exclusive] New York Asian Film Festival Tickets Giveaway!

Please be sure that you can be in New York City for the date of the showing!  Both films have two showings so check here to see if the movie of your choice fits with your schedule.

We will announce one winner next Thursday, on the June 14, and the second on the following Wednesday, the June 20.

 Cheers to all!

BTS I NEED YOU MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW WHAT IS IT THIS TIME???!!

Via Twitter
BTS I NEED YOU MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW WHAT IS IT THIS TIME???!!

korean movie comedy romance listfilm comedy asian

korean movie comedy romance listfilm comedy asian ... Read more

Happy birthday to AKMU"s Soohyun

Via Twitter
Happy birthday to AKMU"s Soohyun


Stage Name: Soohyun Birth Name: Lee Soo Hyun Label: YG entertainment Group: Akdong Musician Birthday: May 4, 1999 Birthplace: Uijeongbu, South Korea Position: Main Vocalist, Maknae Height: 158 cm Weight: 52 kg Star Sign: Taurus Instagram: @akmu_suhyun READ MORE. ... Read more

Tao"s weibo contents implying hints of withdrawal?

Via Twitter
Tao"s weibo contents implying hints of withdrawal?

Amidst withdrawal rumors of EXO Tao, fans have not yet received any clear statement regarding the issue so far.

However, in Tao”s recent changes on his weibo contents, fans have gotten yet another reason to assume that his withdrawal is true. In relation to that, another cryptic message is written on his bio, “I miss the past but I”m looking forward to the future,” which make fans assume that he is close to moving on and ready to take new path which is not EXO.. ... Read more

god Park Joonhyung is getting married!

Via Twitter
god Park Joonhyung is getting married!

Wedding bells are ringing for god”s Park Joon Hyung (46) as it is confirmed that he is tying the knot with his girlfriend in June.

According to his agency, Joonhyung and his girlfriend of one year  are having wedding pictorial today in a studio somewhere in Gangnam. It is also revealed that they are in the middle of full swing preparation as the wedding would take place in June 26.. ... Read more

Monsta X unveil Hyungwon"s concept photo

Via Twitter
Monsta X unveil Hyungwon"s concept photo

Monsta X continues their solo teaser image parade with 4th member Hyungwon”s.

Just like the previous teaser photos, Hyungwon also gives a chic casual style. Particularly, he gives off a quite sexy aura as he touches his lip on the photo.. ... Read more