Four University of Hawai’i at Mānoa Korean studies faculty members will be introducing some of the films: Young-a Park of the Asian Studies Program, Myungji Yang of the Political Science Department, Jude Yang of Hamilton Library, and C. Harrison Kim of the Department of History.
The films in the series are:
- Warriors of the Dawn (대립군);
- A Taxi Driver (택시 운전사);
- The Mayor (특별시민);
- Bluebeard (해빙);
- The Net (그물);
- On the Beach at Night Alone (밤의 해변에서 혼자);
- Right Now, Wrong Then (지금은맞고그때는틀리다);
- Our Love Story (연애담);
- The Battleship Island;
- Anarchist from Colony (박열); and
For a complete schedule of the screenings, detailed descriptions of the films, and ticket information, see https://honolulumuseum.org/16447-korean_cinema_2017.
Tickets for most of the films are $12 for general admission and $10 for members of the Honolulu Museum of Art. The exceptions are the opening-night reception on September 2, which is $35 ($30), and the showing of Right Now, Wrong Then on September 10, which is free.
Other sponsors of the Korean cinema series are the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Honolulu, television station KBFD, and the Korea Foundation.