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POST COVID-19: Film Festival in The New Normal Era

The 2nd Gangneung International Film Festival invites organizing committee directors and executive chairs from international film festivals to share their experiences with and responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and discuss new vision and sustainable paradigm for film festivals in the new normal era. With Pierce Handling, former director of Toronto International Film Festival Organizing Committee, delivering a keynote speech, panelists from abroad will join the forum online while those from Korea will grace the event with their presence. They will have an in-depth discussion on the true nature of and a new model for film festivals.

Fri. Nov 6, 2020 / 10:00
Lakai Sandpine Resort
KIM Hong-joon (Artistic Director, GIFF)
Keynote Speech
Piers HANDLING (Former CEO, Toronto International Film Festival),
Carlo CHATRIAN (Artistic Director, Berlin International Film Festival)
Felipe ALJURE (Artistic Director, Cartagena International Film Festival)
HISAMATSU Takeo (Festival Director, Tokyo International Film Festival)
Joanne GOH (Chairman, Malaysia International Film Festival),
Kirill RAZLOGOV (Program Director, Moscow International Film Festival)
MAEDA Shu (Festival Director, Fukuoka Asian Film Festival)
Martine THEROUANNE (Festival Director, Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas)
Sabrina BARACETTI (President, Udine Far East Film Festival)
Samuel JAMIER (Executive Director, New York Asian Film Festival)
Wilfred WONG (Chairman, Hong Kong International Film Festival)
BAE Chang-ho (Festival Director, Ulju Mountain Film Festival)
CHO Sungwoo (Festival Director, Jecheon International Music and Film Festival)
Jay JEON (Festival Director, Busan International Film Festival)
LEE Joondong (Festival Director, Jeonju International Film Festival)
PARK Kwangsoo (Festival Director, Seoul International Women's Film Festival)
SHIN Chul (Festival Director, Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival)