'Midnight' wins Best Feature Award at Grimmfest film festival
Thriller film “Midnight” (2021) starring actors Jin Ki-joo and “Squid Game” star Wi Ha-jun won the Best Feature Award at the British film festival Grimmfest on Monday. Local video streaming platform Tving relayed the news on Thursday.
"Midnight" was released simultaneously on Tving and in local theaters in June. The movie tells the story of a hearing-impaired woman played by Jin who witnesses a murder in the middle of the night, then becomes the killer's target herself. Wi portrays the serial killer.
Jin also received a special mention in the Best Actress category.
Grimmfest is an annual film festival that specializes in the horror, sci-fi, fantasy and cult genres. It takes place every October in Manchester, Britain.
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