2 YEON Sang-ho Animations to Screen in France
Acclaimed Korean animator YEON Sang-ho
is involved in a pair of films traveling to the Annecy International Animation Film Festival next month. Screening in competition will be his third feature Seoul Station
, while Kai
, which he produced and was directed by LEE Sung-gang
, will screen in out of competition.
Following the award-winning films The King of Pigs
(2011) and The Fake
(2013), YEON’s Seoul Station
focuses on the breakout of a zombie apocalypse in Central Seoul. The film premiered at the Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival and will also be seen at the Fantasia and Sitges International Film Festivals later this year. The film’s narrative continues in YEON forthcoming live-action debut TRAIN TO BUSAN
, which will premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12th in a Midnight Screenings slot.