SPECIAL PROGRAM

Cinema Old & New

Cinema Old & New, a traditional special program of Asiana International Short Film Festival, has prepared meaningful films to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Korean cinema this year. Since Korean cinéphile has played an important role in 100-year-long Korean cinema history, short films about master directors who have been considered as textbooks are to be screened. In this section, you will meet the film dedicated to legendary filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard of French Nouvelle Vague, the animated film satirically portraying the world-renowned director Ingmar Bergman, and the recreation of the interview with Stanley Kubrick who has had a lot of influence on Korean directors as well. The special screening will further include director Jang Jin’s Someone Grateful (2005), starring Ryu Seung-ryong.

Meet the Prospective Italian Filmmakers

A special screening co-organized with ‘Italian Short Film Center’ will screen contemporary notable Italian short films, including the latest Italian short films and globally acknowledged films in the international film festivals such as Venice International Film Festival, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Tampere International Short Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, and Sundance Film Festival. A documentary featuring the last interview with the great Italian filmmaker, Bernardo Bertolucci, who died in 2018, gives a glimpse into his film-philosophy.

Meet the Prospective Italian Filmmakers

A special screening co-organized with ‘Italian Short Film Center’ will screen contemporary notable Italian short films, including the latest Italian short films and globally acknowledged films in the international film festivals such as Venice International Film Festival, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Tampere International Short Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, and Sundance Film Festival. A documentary featuring the last interview with the great Italian filmmaker, Bernardo Bertolucci, who died in 2018, gives a glimpse into his film-philosophy.

Meet the Prospective Italian Filmmakers

A special screening co-organized with ‘Italian Short Film Center’ will screen contemporary notable Italian short films, including the latest Italian short films and globally acknowledged films in the international film festivals such as Venice International Film Festival, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Tampere International Short Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, and Sundance Film Festival. A documentary featuring the last interview with the great Italian filmmaker, Bernardo Bertolucci, who died in 2018, gives a glimpse into his film-philosophy.

MuVi Program from Oberhausen

A special triennial program held by Asiana International Short Film Festival handpicked the most experimental and sensuous music videos chosen by International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, which is one of the top three major international short film festivals.

The Collections from Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia

An exchange program between Asiana International Short Film Festival and Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia, the largest international short film festival in Japan, will introduce the latest witty short films of various genres that impressed Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2019.

Special Screening: AISFF Casting Market

The films that completed casting and production through ‘AISFF Casting Market,’ a newly introduced program in 2018 Asiana International Short Film Festival, will be screened.