‘The King of Life’ at the Busan International Film Festival

7 August 2015

‘The King of Life’, directed by Jerzy Zieliński, will be shown at the 20th Busan International Film Festival in the Republic of Korea, taking place between 1 and 15 September, 2015. A screening during the ‘World Cinema’ section of the festival will also constitute the film’s international premiere. Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) was launched in 1996. It is one of the most important Asian film festivals, supporting local filmmakers and their productions, while simultaneously presenting the most interesting films from around the globe. During the last year’s edition, 312 movies from 79 countries were shown in Busan, with 226,000 viewers participating in the screenings. The festival will have its 20th edition in 2015. Thirty new films from outside Asia, including ‘The King of Life’, will be presented in the ‘World Cinema’ section.