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Kim Ki-Duk in Bishkek: Day after day - Column at the Vecherniy Bishkek


Kim Ki-Duk, famous Korean film-director arrived Kyrgyzstan by his own initiative on the 9th of the July 2019. 


KIM KI-DUK, director, Korea.


Born in 1960. After studying art in Paris, Kim Ki-duk returned to Korea and began his career as a screenwriter. He made his directorial debut with a low-budget movie, Crocodile, in 1996. Since then, Kim Ki-duk has been hailed by both critics and audiences for his hard-to-express characters, shocking visuals, and unprecedented messages. In 2000 his 5th feature Real Fiction was shown in competition program of the Moscow International Film Festival. He continued on making internationally acclaimed films such as Samaritan Girl (Silver Bear award for Best Direction in Berlin 2004), 3-Iron (Silver Lion Award for Best Direction in Venice 2004), Arirang (Un Certain Regard Prize in Cannes 2011). Most notably, his latest work Pieta has won the Golden Lion Award for Best Film at 2012 Venice Film Festival. Among his latest works are One on One (2014), Net (2016) and Human, Space, Time and Human (2018).


Kim Ki-Duk & Aktan Arym Kubat (photo: Erkin Boljurov)


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Kim Ki-Duk & Marat Sarulu


Kim Ki-Duk & Muktaly Bektenaliev



Kim Ki-Duk, Asel Sherniyazova, Taalaybek Kulmendeev, Kuban Toichubaev


Kim Ki-Duk and young directors