South Korean director Lee Chang-dong is going to be given “Special Award for the Contribution to the Contemporary Film Expression” by Cinema City Festival. The award ceremony is to take place on Thursday, the 19th of June at 22:00 at Arena Cinema. The director is going to thank the audience and the festival through a video recording, and Moon So-ri, the actress from Oasis film is going to receive the award.
Yesterday, on the 17th of June, the homage to director Lee Chang-dong was officially opened with the projection of Green Fish, at Arena Cinema, at 22:00. The program was ceremonially opened by actress Moon So-ri and Holland critic and a festival jury member Peter Van Bueren.