- Korean Film News
- PIETA Regarded as the Best Film in 2012 by Reporters
- by JI Yong-jin / Feb 01, 2013
- CHOI Min-shik and CHO Min-soo Deemed Best Actor and Actress
KIM Ki-duk’s Pieta was selected as the best film in 2012 by the Korea Film Reporters Association (KOFRA). They held their 4th awards show on January 30th and picked KIM’s film as the film of the year. Pieta competed against Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time, Masquerade, and The Thieves.
The Best Director award went to CHUNG Ji-young, the director of Unbowed and National Security. The Best Actor of the year was CHOI Min-shik, who played the leading role in Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time.