Seoul, June 27, 2008.
Nominated in 11 categories, The Chaser, a film about a serial murderer, with over 5 million viewers, the most successful Korean film of 2008, according to the Korean Film Council.
Director: Na Hong-jin.
Cast: Kim Yoon-seok (The War of Flower), Ha Jeong-woo.
Forever the Moment, with over 4 million viewers in S. Korea.
Seven Days, a thriller about a child who gets kidnapped, is nominated in 10 categories.
Director: Won Shin-yeon (A Bloody Aria); next project: “V” (from Taekwon V).
Shadows in the Palace, a thriller that takes place within the palace of the Joseon Dynasty, is nominated in eight categories.
Secret Sunshine (Milyang), with Song Kang-ho, directed by Lee Chang-dong.
Scout, a black comedy, with Im Chang-jeong, who plays a scout who tries to recruit Korea’s famous pitcher, Sun Dong-yeul.
Viva Love, with actress Kim Hye-sook, also nominated for best supporting actress for her role in the film Open City.
Director Heo Jin-ho´s Happiness.
The Happy Life, directed by Lee Joon-ik.