Yoo Ah In is the new global image spokesperson of DIESEL

Italian fashion & lifestyle pioneer brand DIESEL Planet announces through Chinese press on Monday, September 10, that the Korean prominent movie actor Yoo Ah In is the new global image spokesperson for the DIESELX. He began filming the major advertisement for the brand last month. Yoo Ah In is the second Asian face of DIESEL … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In oozes manly charisma in Juun.J Pop Up Store Opening Event 2018.09.07

Yoo Ah In attended Juun.J Hannam-dong Pop-up store photocall and grand opening in the afternoon of September 7. Korean designer Jung Wook Jun is the mind behind the avant-garde label “Juun.J”. Joong Wok Jun is one Korea’s most famous designers. He began his career as the chief designer for Club Monaco, before debuting his collection … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In’s “Burning” Set as Korea’s Foreign-Language Oscars Contender + to Screen at Busan International Film Festival

Lee Chang Dong’s mystery-thriller BURNING has been selected as South Korea’s contender in the foreign-language category of the Oscar (The 91st Academy Awards). The film had its première in competition earlier this year at the Cannes International Film Festival. At Cannes it won the FIPRESCI Prize awarded by film critics and also the Vulcan technical … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In’s “Burning” holds French Box Office top 3 slot in its opening weekend

“Burning” gathered over 12 thousand admissions on its début in France, August 29   “Burning” posters at Avenue des Champs-Élysées near Arc de Triomphe and streets of Paris   BURNING, which was released in France on Wednesday, August 29, tops the box office on its début by occupying the 3rd place in the French national … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In gets Best Actor nod, “Burning” leads with 8 nominations at the 27th Buil Film Awards

The 27th Buil Film Awards revealed the 2018 nominations. BURNING leads the race with 8 nods. The Buil Film Awards is a South Korean film awards ceremony hosted by the Busan Ilbo newspaper. It began in 1958 as one of the earliest and most prestigious film awards in the country. BFA is the highlights of … Continue reading

BURNING to screen at The 56th New York Film Festival + more update on international premieres & festivals schedule

Yoo Ah In, BURNING 2018 (source: noonddaeng)   Following The Toronto International Film Festival and Fantastic Film Fest, BURNING keeps spreading the wings to another festival in North America ahead of its theatrical release. A tense, haunting multiple-character study, the film accumulates a series of unanswered questions and unspoken motivations to conjure a totalizing mood … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In to grace the red carpet of Toronto International Film Festival, “Burning” joins festival in U.S

Good news for North American fans! Yoo Ah In’s mystery film BURNING will get its first steps in North America starts from the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada, followed by The Fantastic Film Festival in Austin, Texas, USA. Previously reported, after a highly successful premiere at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, and … Continue reading

“Burning” sets record in Russia, gets more international festival & premiere schedules

Previously reported, BURNING joined a handful of international festivals, in addition to the premiere dates around the globe. Read the full information here, here and here. Now here are more additional film festivals where BURNING has already and is going to participate in the screenings, and also more international release dates that we got so far, including release dates … Continue reading

Lee Chang Dong “Burning” Interview Compilation with local & foreign press: “I didn’t cast Yoo Ah In for his youthful image”

  The 71st Cannes International Film Festival “BURNING” Vlog   BURNING: The Making of & Characters   Having won a number of honors with films like Peppermint Candy, Oasis and Poetry, Lee’s latest work Burning was considered one of the favorites to win Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival. While it failed to … Continue reading

Yoo Ah In’s “Burning” to release in North America, join more international festivals + more stills revealed

As expected, “Burning” gets loads of international festival invitations this year. Following the Munich International Film Festival where “Burning” is competing with other international films in the CineMasters Competition section and having the screening time as well, June 22 – July 7, 2018, Lee Chang Dong’s masterpiece is slated to screen (and already screened) for the … Continue reading