Classic Korean Filmmaker to Take Reigns for 3rd Edition of UMFF
Film director BAE Chang-ho
has been appointed as the new festival director of the Ulju Mountain Film Festival (UMFF). The announcement was made during an extraordinary general meeting held on April 9.
The Ulju Mountain Film Festival is an event that showcases films and culture that deal with mountains, adventure and exploration, nature and environment. The first international film event dealing with ‘mountain films’ in Korea, UMFF takes place near the city of Ulsan on the south coast of the country.
This year, the Ulju Mountain Film Festival will stage its third edition later this year in the fall.