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The representative committee chairman this year is Bong Joon-ho, director of the current hit film “Mother.”
Other renowned filmmakers in Korea attended the opening ceremony Wednesday evening, including directors Park Chan-wook and Hur Jin-ho. Movie stars including Won Bin, Shin Min-a, Jung Jae-young, Park Hae-il and Kim Ju-hyeok also came to support the festival.
A total of 120 Korean and international shorts, from comedies and dramas to action and thrillers, will be screened at the annual event. The festival continues until Tuesday.