Daily archive Jan 14, 2013
Bbang in Hongdae

Bbang in Hongdae

There’s no dearth of music venues in Hongdae.  On any given night, there are hundreds of gigs taking place in the brightly lit, super-hip space between Hapjeong and Sinchon.  To catch live music in Hongdae, you needn’t even cross a single threshold, with buskers occupying virtually every street corner or open space.  Hongdae is Seoul’s...
Behind the Scenes on an Indie Film in South Korea

Behind the Scenes on an Indie Film in South Korea

Every year the expat film community in South Korea grows larger and raises the bar higher. 2013 will be no exception. Amiss is a feature film shot in and around Seoul. So far it’s been a yearlong journey and it’s still in full swing. Principle photography started at the end of September and wrapped mid-December....