For the second straight year, The Hollywood Reporter ranked Chapman University's film school one of the 10 best in the country. Finishing high on this year's list of "The Top 25 Film Schools in America" is extra special for the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts because, for the first time, voting ... More >>
Getting director Kim Ji-Woon to open the 2013 Busan West Film Festival at Chapman University is enough of a coup, so it's just piling on to consider the star of Kim's debut U.S. feature will also be tagging along.Perhaps you've heard of him: Arnold Schwarzenegger?
It's not often that an academic tome--even one related to film--snags a forward written by legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese, whose latest movie Hugo coincidentally opens nationwide today.But Kyung Hyun Kim, UC Irvine's associate professor of East Asian languages & literatures and film &am ... More >>
UPDATE, NOV. 12, 9:37 A.M.: Introducing a new 3D version of his 2006 South Korean smash hit The Host to Friday's opening night Busan West Asian Film Festival audience at Chapman University's Knott Studios, director Bong Joon-ho said, "I don't like 3D."Cue nervous audience laughter and a smatteri ... More >>
Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University in Orange.No one will think twice about South Korean filmmakers, dignitaries and hangers-on traipsing across a red carpet Friday evening for the opening of the Chapman Pusan West film festival in Orange.But have this be a South Vietnamese ... More >>
Korean box-office monster emerges from the Han River to slime us stateside in The Host