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JUNG Ji-woo  
JUNG Ji-woo
Director, Actor, Executive Producer, Editor, , , Screenwriter

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Gender : Male

Nationality : South Korea

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JUNG Ji-woo became a star short film director with <A Bit Bitter>(1996), which was produced by an independent film production, Generation Blue Films, and achieved both box office success in Korea and film festival honors overseas with his feature debut, <Happy End>(1999). A crime-of-passion melodrama so unprecedentedly bold, the movie could not cast any actress for the leading female role until JEON Do-youn came along. The movie was also an important turning point in her acting career. <Blossom Again>(2005) was a less bold melodrama that starred KIM Jung-eun and JUNG Yu-mi, which still showcased JUNG’s sensible directing skills and his sensitivity, while <Modern Boy>(2008) was the director’s challenge to the genre of historical suspense. JUNG also worked on the screenplay of KANG Woo-suk’s <The Moss>(2009). In 2012, JUNG burst back onto the scene with the literary and Lolita-esque drama <Eungyo>, which introduced KIM Go-eun to the world and featured PARK Hae-il playing an old poet. Three years later, he premiered his competitive sports drama <Fourth Place> at the Busan International Film Festival.
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Tune in for Love (2019)
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Heart Blackened (2017)
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Fourth Place (2016)
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INGtoogi: The Battle of Internet Trolls (2013)
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Eungyo (2012)
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Moss (2010)
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Modern Boy (2008)
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A Boy with the Knapsack (2006)
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If You Were Me (2006)
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Blossom Again (2005)
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Happy End (1999)
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Awards and Invitation

  1. · <Blossom Again> Jeonju International Film Festival : JIFF (2019) - 100 Years of Korean Cinema: Wild at Heart
  2. · <Tune in for Love> Jeju Film Festival (2019)
  3. · <Modern Boy> Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival : BIFAN (2019) - Gorgeous Charming Dangerous, KIM HYE-SOO
  4. · <Tune in for Love> London East Asia Film Festival (2019) - K-Cinema 100 - Popularity Award
  5. · <Tune in for Love> Busan International Film Festival : BIFF (2019) - Korean Cinema Today - Panorama
  6. · <Heart Blackened> Jeonju International Film Festival : JIFF (2018) - Korea Cinemascape
  7. · <Heart Blackened> Florence Korea Film Fest (2018) - Orizzonti Coreani
  8. · <Heart Blackened> London Korean Film Festival (2018) - Cinema Now
  9. · <Fourth Place> Paris Korean Film Festival (2018) - Focus
  10. · <Heart Blackened> Paeksang Arts Awards (2018) - Film Awards - Best Supporting Actress
  11. · <Modern Boy> CheonAn Dance Film Festival : CADFF (2017)
  12. · <Happy End> Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival : BIFAN (2017) - Special Programs
  13. · <Fourth Place> Korean Film Festival in Singapore (2017)
  14. · <Fourth Place> Children's Rights Film Festival (2017)
  15. · <Fourth Place> Taipei Film Festival (2016) - Echoes
  16. · <Fourth Place> London Korean Film Festival (2016) - Hits 2015/16
  17. · <Fourth Place> DAEJONG FILM AWARDS (2016) - Best New Actor
  18. · <Fourth Place> Udine Far East Film Festival (2016) - Competition Section - SOUTH KOREA
  19. · <Fourth Place> Shanghai International Film & TV Festival (2016) - Panorama - Korean Films2
  20. · <Fourth Place> New York Asian Film Festival (2016)
  21. · <Fourth Place> Hawaii International Film Festival (2016) - Spotlight on Korea
  22. · <Fourth Place> Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (2016) - Variety Critics' Choice
  23. · <Fourth Place> Busan Film Critics Association Awards (2016) - Special Jury Prize
  24. · <Fourth Place> Fantasia International Film Festival (2016) - CANADIAN PREMIERE
  25. · <Fourth Place> Korean Film Festival in Australia (2016)
  26. · <Fourth Place> Frankfurt Korean Film Festival (2016) - Insight Korea
  27. · <Fourth Place> Busan International Film Festival : BIFF (2015) - Korean Cinema Today-Panorama
  28. · <Happy End> Florence Korea Film Fest (2013)
  29. · <Eungyo> New York Asian Film Festival (2013)
  30. · <Eungyo> Udine Far East Film Festival (2013) - Competition
  31. · <Eungyo> Paris Korean Film Festival (2013) - Paysage
  32. · <Eungyo> The Blue Dragon Awards (2012)
  33. · <Eungyo> The Blue Dragon Awards (2012)
  34. · <Eungyo> Busan International Film Festival : BIFF (2012) - Korean Cinema Today-Panorama
  35. · <Eungyo> Buil Film Awards (2012)
  36. · <Eungyo> DAEJONG FILM AWARDS (2012) - Best New Actress
  37. · <Eungyo> Buil Film Awards (2012)
  38. · <Eungyo> The Blue Dragon Awards (2012) - Best New Actress
  39. · <Eungyo> Busan Film Critics Association Awards (2012) - Best New Actress
  40. · <Eungyo> The Korean Association of Film Critics Awards (2012) - Best New Actress
  41. · <Blossom Again> Seoul International Youth Film Festival : SIYFF (2010) - Special Program in Focus / Focus on Director: KANG Woo-suk’s Coming-of-Age and Family Films
  42. · <Modern Boy> Buil Film Awards (2009)
  43. · <Modern Boy> San Diego Asian Film Festival (2009)
  44. · <Modern Boy> The Blue Dragon Awards (2008)
  45. · <Modern Boy> The Korean Association of Film Critics Awards (2008) - Technical Award
  46. · <Modern Boy> The Blue Dragon Awards (2008)
  47. · <A Boy with the Knapsack> Great Short Film Festival (2007)
  48. · <A Bit Bitter> Great Short Film Festival (2007)
  49. · <If You Were Me > Lyon Asian Film Festival (2006) - LONGS METRAGES
  50. · <If You Were Me > Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (2006)
  51. · <Blossom Again> Paeksang Arts Awards (2006) - Film Awards - Best New Actress
  52. · <Blossom Again> The Korean Association of Film Critics Awards (2005) - Best New Actress
  53. · <Happy End> Cinemanila International Film Festival (2001)
  54. · <Happy End> Udine Far East Film Festival (2001)
  55. · <Happy End> Istanbul Film Festival (2001)
  56. · <Happy End> Fantas Porto - Oporto International Film Festival (2001)
  57. · <Happy End> Verona Film Festival(Schermi d'Amore) (2001)
  58. · <Happy End> DAEJONG FILM AWARDS (2000) - Best Supporting Actor
  59. · <Happy End> Prix La d'Or (2000)
  60. · <Happy End> Cannes Film Festival (2000)
  61. · <Happy End> Hamburg Film Festival (2000)
  62. · <Happy End> Chicago International Film Festival (2000)
  63. · <Happy End> Leeds International Film Festival (2000)
  64. · <Happy End> Film Fest Gent (2000)
  65. · <Happy End> Asian Pacific Film Festival (2000)
  66. · <Happy End> Taipei Film Festival (2000) - Focus on Korean CInema
  67. · <Happy End> Milan Street Film Festival (2000)
  68. · <Happy End> Busan Film Critics Association Awards (2000) - Best Actress
  69. · <Happy End> Chunsa Film Festival (2000) - Best Actress
  70. · <Happy End> Asia-Pacific Film Festival (2000) - Best Actor
  71. · <Happy End> Director's Cut Awards (1999)
  72. · <Happy End> Director's Cut Awards (1999)
  73. · <Happy End> Director's Cut Awards (1999)
  74. · <A Bit Bitter> Busan International Film Festival : BIFF (1997)
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