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Ko - production in Busan
BFC (Busan Film Commission)
  • Introduction
    Busan, a metropolis of 3.5 million people, has the complex look of a high-end industrial city of the 21st century that embraces the sights of the past decades. It has both the commercial glitter of skyscrapers and an indigenous atmosphere attractive for location shoots. This port city is a captivating film location for filmmakers all over the world with its combination of past and future, stunning mountains, seas, rivers, and unique local and global style.
    Location highlights
    • Gwangan Bridge, a landmark of the city and a spectacular sight standing over the sea
    • The Yachting Center with a breathtaking view of newly built skyscrapers
    • Busan Port with container piers and exotic attractions particular to the port city
    • Jagalchi Seafood Market and Nampo-dong, a famous attraction for international visitors at the Pusan Film Festival
    • Subway stations and public facilities well organized and accessible for shooting as they are backed by a highly supportive administration
    • A variety of local scenes and bystreets with nostalgic landscapes
    Incentive programs open to international productions
    • Location Incentive
      A maximum 30% incentive (up to USD 100,000) on expenditures for shooting in Busan
    • Scouting and Post Incentive
      In-kind support of accommodation up to a maximum of 10 days for three people, not exceeding 30 hotel rooms per project
    Infrastructure & Filming support
    • Busan Cinema Studios
      23,946,.98m2 Site, 7,110.855 m2
      Soundproof stages and clear floor span that is self-leveling
      Fully equipped for wire actions and electromotive set-battens
      Large green & blue screens for both film & TV
    • Busan Cinema Venture Center
      Professional film crews for hire including producers, aviation specialists, underwater photographers, production designers and make-up artists
      Well maintained and quality camera equipment rentals at bargain rates
    • Busan Post Production Center
      An efficient one-stop location for the entire post production process such as DI, VFX, digital cinema mastering, sound, etc.
      Fully equipped with advanced technology, and operating system as well as ancillary facilities
    Recently Supported International Productions
    • One Missed Call Final by Manabu ASO, Japan 2006
    • Hanakage by Hayato KAWAI, Japan 2007
    • Hero by Masayuki SUZUKI , Japan 2007
    • Beverly Hills Ninja2 by Mitchell KLEBANOFF, USA 2008
    • Tokyo Taxi by KIM Tai-sik, Korea/Japan 2009
    2F Busan Cinema Studios, 1392, Woo 1-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan Korea 612-824
    (Tel) +82 51 743 7531
    (Fax) +82 51 743 7537