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Documentary Reveals Joys, Challenges of Making BTS-Coldplay Collab ‘My Universe’

Documentary Reveals Joys, Challenges of Making BTS-Coldplay Collab ‘My Universe’

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean supergroup BTS has released a heartwarming documentary about its collaboration with British rock band Coldplay for their recent single “My Universe.” The 13-minute video was posted on BTS’ YouTube channel Sunday, two days after the song dropped amid high anticipation from fans worldwide. The documentary opens with [...]

South Korean Embassy in U.S. to Showcase New Documentary on Kimchi

South Korean Embassy in U.S. to Showcase New Documentary on Kimchi

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean Embassy in Washington said Wednesday it will soon release a documentary on kimchi, the most well-known traditional Korean dish that is also part of the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage. The first of the three-part documentary, “Kimchi Universe,” will be released next Friday, Lunar New Year’s Day, [...]

BLACKPINK Says Filming Netflix Doc was ‘Much-needed Time’ for K-pop Group

BLACKPINK Says Filming Netflix Doc was ‘Much-needed Time’ for K-pop Group

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean girl group BLACKPINK called its latest project — appearing in the first K-pop documentary produced by Netflix — something that gave “much-needed time” for the quartet that has emerged as one of the most successful acts in the K-pop industry. Netflix is set to release “BLACKPINK: Light [...]

Netflix Documentary on BLACKPINK to Premier Oct. 14

Netflix Documentary on BLACKPINK to Premier Oct. 14

SEOUL, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Netflix plans to next month release a documentary chronicling BLACKPINK’s four-year journey from talented trainees to K-pop superstars. The streaming giant and YG Entertainment, the band’s agency, said Wednesday “BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky,” the first Netflix film about a South Korean music band, will premiere Oct. 14. It [...]

BIGBANG’s 2nd Documentary Featuring Taeyang to Hit YouTube Next Week

BIGBANG’s 2nd Documentary Featuring Taeyang to Hit YouTube Next Week

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The second documentary film by iconic K-pop band BIGBANG will hit YouTube next week, featuring member Taeyang, in the runup to the band’s upcoming music release, its agency said Monday. The first episode of the eight-part documentary, “White Night,” will hit BIGBANG’s official YouTube channel on May 18. Each [...]

BTS to Unveil Documentary ‘Break the Silence’ Next Month

BTS to Unveil Documentary ‘Break the Silence’ Next Month

SEOUL, April 29 (Korea Bizwire) — BTS will release next month a documentary series, “Break the Silence,” which follows the band’s globe-trotting 351-day concert journey last year, its management agency said Wednesday. According to Big Hit Entertainment, the seven-episode series will be unveiled exclusively on Weverse, a mobile application for the BTS fan community, at [...]

TWICE Wants to Send Message of Hope with Upcoming YouTube Original Documentary

TWICE Wants to Send Message of Hope with Upcoming YouTube Original Documentary

SEOUL, April 28 (Korea Bizwire) — An upcoming YouTube original series documenting K-pop girl group TWICE’s struggles before its debut up till its record-setting global ascent could give a message of hope, the band said Tuesday. The eight-episode documentary series, “TWICE: Seize the Light,” will hit YouTube on Wednesday as the global video streaming service’s [...]

Everything is One – A New Documentary Film That Decodes the Mystery of Life, Released by Center for Introspection & Enlightenment

Everything is One – A New Documentary Film That Decodes the Mystery of Life, Released by Center for Introspection & Enlightenment

SURREY, British Columbia, April 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Center for Introspection & Enlightenment, Canada has released a new documentary film called Everything is One as a part of its outreach program. The documentary film meant for scientists & technologists is available worldwide on Vimeo.  Everything is One has 2 parts, each with duration of 90 min. Origin, Evolution & [...]