South Korean sales agent Finecut has announced a raft of deals led by thriller Haemoo (a.k.a. Sea Fog) [pictured], executive produced by Bong Joon Ho, which has pre-sold to Wild Side Films for French-speaking Europe and Twin for Japan.
Bong’s Memories Of Murder co-writer Shim Sung-bo is making a feature directorial debut with Haemoo, starring K-pop boy group JYJ member Park Yu-chun and top actor Kim Yoon-seok from The Chaser. Currently in production, the film is scheduled for a late summer release in Korea.
The sales agent will also be screening promos for Haemoo.
Source: Screen Daily
VARIETY – International
Berlin: Finecut Adds ‘Night Flight’, Sells ‘Sea Fog’
Leading Asian sales agent Finecut arrives at the European Film market having recently scored significant pre-sales on its upcoming slate of pictures produced by celebrated directors Bong Joon Ho and Kim Ki-duk.
Finecut pre-sold upcoming thriller “Sea Fog” (aka “Haemoo”) to Japan’s Twin Company and to France’s Wild Side Films. The $10 million film is the directorial debut of Shim Sung-bo and is executive produced by Bong Joon H, director of “The Host” and last year’s hit “Snowpiercer.” It stars Park Yu-chun, a member of the popular K-pop group JYJ, and the acclaimed Korean actor Kim Yoon-seok (“The Chaser”.) The film is currently in post-production with scheduled completion in May. It will be released in late summer in Korea through Next Entertainment World and in early 2015 in Japan by Twin.
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Note: omitted parts unrelated to Yoochun or Sea Fog
[UPDATE 14.03.23] “Sea Fog’ (Haemoo) was pre-sold to Filmware Intl. for Taiwan. (via Variety)
Tagged: Bong Joon-ho, Finecut, Han Ye-Ri, Kim Yoon-seok, Next Entertainment World, Sea Fog, Shim Sung-bo, Yoochun
Can we all conclude that is a she (Han Ye-Ri) instead of Yoochun ? But I wish that is Yoochun pic. Want to see him as Dong-shik.
Han Ye Ri for sure..those shoes!obviously!Can’t imagine if our Chun wearing those shoes..must be super duper cute!
😆 😆 😆
Definitely not Chun.
I think that is she ( Han Hye Ri) ~`seeing from her dress and shoes ~~can’t wait for 3 days ><
I mean sea fog ~~ sorry for the wrong typo ><
Late summer release?!?! Aigoo..They’re killin me again.
I love how the article mentioned JYJ 🙂