Publication Year: 2012
Published by: University of Illinois Press
Series: Contemporary Film Directors
First, I am thankful for the insights provided by my former students at the University of Michigan, Hamilton College, and the University of Hawaii at Manoa, who watched Kim Ki-duk’s films in my classes and shared their thoughtful responses. Their enthusiasm and appreciation for Kim’s often misunderstood and maligned...
BEYOND "EXTREME": THE CINEMA OF RESSENTIMENT
Kim Ki-duk is one of the most acclaimed Korean filmmakers in the Western world. As of 2011, an unprecedented ten of Kim’s seventeen feature-length motion pictures are commercially available in the U.S. home-video market...
INTERVIEW WITH KIM KI-DUK: FROM CROCODILE TO ADDRESS UNKNOWN
This interview was originally published in a promotional booklet, edited by Lee Hae-jin, entitled Kim Ki-duk: From Crocodile to Address Unknown (Seoul: LJ Film, 2001). It is reprinted here with permission of LJ Film America. Although the interview only covers Kim Ki-duk’s first six feature films, many of the issues...