World-class cinema and top-notch actors all in one place.
304 films from 75 countries including 132 world and international premieres in 2012.
Gala Presentation - Premiere screenings of renowned directors' new films or masterpieces
A Window on Asian Cinema - A spotlight on new or the most-talked-about films of the year by talented Asian filmmakers
New Currents - The international competition section presenting the first or the second feature films by up-and-coming Asian directors
World Cinema - A presentation of new works or masterpieces by world-renowned filmmakers along with the year's best films
Korean Cinema Today - An up-to-date introduction to the well-made Korean films highlighting current trends in Korean Cinema
Korean Cinema Retrospective - Shedding new light on the history of Korean Cinema by spotlighting the masterful films or the films with certain themes
Wide Angle - A section dedicated to show outstanding short films, animation, documentaries, and experimental films presenting broader cinematic viewpoints with different and distinct vision
Open Cinema - Outdoor screenings for new films, combining both art and mass popularity, along with internationally acclaimed works
Special Programs in Focus - A retrospective and/or a special showcase of films by a certain notable director or genre
Midnight Passion - The newest collection of horror, sci-fi and cult films acclaimed for both its popularity and its cinematic quality