The latest edition of the London Korean Film Festival mixes the most celebrated Korean films of the year - some of them being screened outside their country of origin for the first time - with a retrospective exploring the country's rich cinematic history and a special focus on the work of female directors.

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Height Of The Wave
Height Of The Wave
A thriller about greed and corruption in a small town.
Yukiko
The filmmaker contemplates the Japanese grandmother she never knew.
The Seashore Village
The Seashore Village
A woman struggles to get by after her husband disappears while out fishing.
A Woman Judge
A Woman Judge
A lawyer defends her mother-in-law, who has confessed to murder.
The Odd Family: Zombie On Sale
The Odd Family: Zombie On Sale
When a pharmaceutical company's illegal experiments inadvertently create a zombie, the strange Park family finds it and tries to profit from its unexpected viagra-like effect.
Idol
Idol
Politician Koo Myung-hui discovers his wife in the garage, cleaning their son’s bloodstained car. He has just run someone over.
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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