Berlinale Panorama thriller title 'Idol' sells to key territories

The South Korean film is sold by Finecut. South Korean thriller Idol, which screened in the Berlinale Panorama, has been acquired for Japan and Taiwan by New Select and Apex Success Global (Long ...

FilMart: ‘Idol,’ ‘No Mercy’ Sell Well for Korea’s Finecut

This month’s FilMart rights market in Hong Kong was a busy one for South Korean indie sales house Finecut. It completed multiple license deals. Berlinale Panorama title “Idol” was acquired by New ...

Korean Distributors Fight for Box Office Market Share

Korean distributors are having to fight ever harder for their share of Korea’s theatrical market share. Threats on the horizon include a slide in the performance of local movies, consolidation, the ...