Tuesday, August 25, 2009
Pen-ek on Pusan's New Currents jury
Pen-ek Ratanaruang will serve on the jury for the New Currents Award at the 14th Pusan International Film Festival, according to a festival press release.
The New Currents panel is headed by French filmmaker Jean-Jacques Beineix. Other members are Turkish director Yesim Ustaoglu, Taiwanese actress Terri Kwan and South Korean cinematographer Kim Hyungkoo.
Pen-ek is no stranger to Pusan. His 2007 drama Ploy was a finalist for 2006's Pusan Promotion Plan.
PIFF runs from October 8 to 16.
(Via The Hollywood Reporter)