Florence Korea Film Fest 2010 (12 – 20 March)

Florence Korea Film fest Korea is back to Florence, with its creative production. This year the Florence Korea Film FestFestival of South Korean Cinema in Italy comes to its eighth edition. It will open from 12th to 20th March 2010, displaying Korea from cinema to music and horror culture.

The festival is organized by Taegukgi, an association conducted by Riccardo Gelli, artistic director that this year presents a large retrospective with the whole work of Hur Jin-ho, who directed some of the most successful horror films in Korea. Keeping high attention on independent filmakers, the festival focuses on most recent award-winning works, but also it offers latest masterpiece from Park Chan-wook.

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Cinema and art in Florence

florence artFrom 23 to 26 November in Florence “Lo Schermo dell’arte” (The display of art), a film festival dedicated to contemporary art, will be held. This is the second edition of a festival growing up for the quality of its contents.

“Lo Schermo dell’arte” has been set at Odeon cinema with the presence of great names like Alfred Jaar and Mark Lewis and important directors. All cinema and art lovers who want to combine participation in festival and a small holiday in Florence, this year for the “50 Days of International Cinema in Florence” can take advantage of special rates activated in agreement with B&Bs, hotels, restaurants and tourist guides associations.

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