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‘Okja’ Press Screening in Cannes Temporarily Halted Due to Jeers from Audience

‘Okja’ Press Screening in Cannes Temporarily Halted Due to Jeers from Audience

CANNES, France, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) – The press screening of South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s “Okja” at the Cannes Film Festival was temporarily stopped on Friday (local time) due to jeers from the audience opposing the Netflix-invested title’s presence at this year’s event. Boos, claps, and whistles erupted from the audience when the Netflix [...]

Music Matters “K-pop Showcase” Attended by 500 Music Industry Producers

Music Matters “K-pop Showcase” Attended by 500 Music Industry Producers

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and Korea Creative Content Agency sponsored a K-pop event “Music Matters” in the night of May 23 held at Clarke Quay, Singapore, in which more than 2,000 visitors and 500 music industry people from across the world gathered. The “K-pop Night out [...]