Blue Dragon Film Awards to be held on Nov. 26
The 42nd Blue Dragon Film Awards, or the Cheongryong Film Awards, will take place on Nov. 26 at KBS Hall in Yeouido, western Seoul, the awards ceremony announced Wednesday.
From Wednesday, the organizing committee has been receiving submissions for its Cheong Jeong Won Short Film Award nominees. The award is open to any film that is 40 minutes long or less and completed filming after Nov. 1, 2020. Submissions will be accepted until Oct. 15.
The Blue Dragon Film Awards was established in 1963 to promote the local film industry and has positioned itself as one of the top film awards in Korea.
The event will be held twice this year for the first time ever, as the 41st edition took place in February after it was postponed last year due to Covid-19.
BY YIM SEUNG-HYE [firstname.lastname@example.org]