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Chincha Films...The Creators Project Seoul

Chincha Films…The Creators Project Seoul

Here’s another addition to our Chincha Films series of event reviews, featuring interviews with Hosi Simon, Global Mananger of VICE magazine, and David Haroldsen, Creative Director of Intel-sponsored event series The Creators Project. We also interviewed the electro rock band IDIOTAPE, who headlined the concert, and lovely event attendee Kim Hyuna. Filming of The Creators...
Chincha Films...Korea Burn

Chincha Films…Korea Burn

This is the second in our series of ‘Chincha Films…’ and it’s even better than the first. It encapsulates Korea Burn perfectly, which really was a whirlwind of colours, beautiful people and crazy costumes. The positive atmosphere was contagious and everyone we spoke to seemed to be having an incredible time. Can’t wait for next...
Hongdae Playground

Hongdae Playground

Here’s a short Indieframe, Loose Union and Aweh documentary following the trials and tribulations of Seoul-based band Used Cassettes’ on a trip to play Sunset Janghang festival back in July. Love the shots of the band performing on the train and the drenched audience rocking out in their plastic macs. Images: Indieframe
Chincha Films...Future Shorts

Chincha Films…Future Shorts

We are extremely proud and excited to present the first in what we hope will be a long-running series of Chincha-made mini films covering Korea. This film was shot at one of our favourite regular events, Future Shorts Seoul, which held its summer version of the pop-up film festival last Saturday (August 25th). Barring a...

Han Rock

John Weeke is a NYU film school graduate who has just completed the documentary Han Rock, focusing mainly on Joe Gyu-Nam, owner of Susie Q bar in Hongdae and reportedly over a million dollars worth of records. After winning a grant from Future Shorts Seoul, John and his team embarked upon this project, which will...
Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival Giveaway

Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival Giveaway

The end of this month welcomes the aptly titled Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival. We at Chincha have SIX PAIRS of tickets to give away before then for a screening of your choice. The festival consists of six sections, including the intriguingly named ‘Forbidden Zone’, which shows a variety of films designed to shock. Many...
DOTMOV2012 Festival

DOTMOV2012 Festival

DOTMOV2012 Festival is hosted by SHIFT magazine, who will be presenting the talents of new and gifted filmmakers in an international film fest. Digital films and works from all over the globe will be showcased across various locations worldwide, including Hong Kong, London, Stockholm and New York, from November 2012. The tour schedule hasn’t been...

The Future of SuperColorSuper

In response to alternative music advocators SuperColorSuper’s announcement that they were quitting the organisation of international gigs in Korea, videographers Indie Frame released a five-minute film giving a behind-the-scenes insight into the collective and its staff. The video, which features supportive words from Asobi Seksu, Mount Eerie, and Brad from Caribou, footage from last year’s Super...