THE JOURNALS OF MUSAN FEATURE PRESENTATION | SAT NOV 12 | 12:00 PM THE ROYAL | Dir. Park Jungbum | South Korea 2010
Bullied at every turn, a lonely North Korean defector in Seoul struggles to survive and maintain his dignity within a society determined to ostracize him.
WHEN LOVE COMES FEATURE PRESENTATION | SAT NOV 12 | 5:15 PM | THE ROYAL | Dir. Chang Tso-Chi | Taiwan 2010
A layered drama about the complex balance of power in a large Taiwanese family dominated by four women and their many secrets. Winner of 2010 Golden Horse Best Film Award.
PIERCING 1 FEATURE PRESENTATION | SAT NOV 12 | 10:30 PM THE ROYAL | Dir. Liu Jian | China 2009
In this dark animation about corruption in a modern-day factory town, independent filmmaker Liu Jian responds to the financial crisis and its effect on young people in China.