Master Class

Discover the Unique and Creative World of the Cineaste Alain GUIRAUDIE

Alain Guiraudie, invited to the Gala Presentation section with Nobody’s Hero this year, will have an in-depth conversation with the audience about his world of cinema. This session will be moderated by HUH Moonyung, the Festival Director of the Busan International Film festival.

※ Tickets can be reserved in the same way as general screening from Sept 27 (Tues), 14:00 KST (Online, BIFF Ticket Box)

Date Time Venue Price Code Language
October 10th,(Mon) 15:00 KNN Theater, KNN Tower KRW 8,000 803 Korean, French, English

Alain GUIRAUDIE

France Director

The director was born in 1964, in Villefranche-de-Rouergue, Southwest of France. He directed and debuted with the short film, Heroes Never Die (1990). Guiraudie’s No Rest for the Brave (2003) was introdcued at the Cannes Film Festival’s Directors’ Fortnight and his most successful film to date, Stranger by the Lake (2013), won the Best Director Award in Un Certain Regard at Cannes in 2013. Through his establishing works King of Escape (2009) and Staying Vertical (2016), he has become one of the most prominent French directors. Also as a novelist, he published two novels, Ici commence la nuit (2014) and Rabalaïre (2021).

Jean-luc GODARD & Nouvelle Vague par Serge TOUBIANA

Serge Toubiana, the New Currents jury president of Busan International Film Festival this year will have an in-depth conversation with the audience about Jean-Luc Godard's works and Nouvelle Vague. Serge Toubiana is a distinguished French film critic and the author of numerous works on cinema, including a biography of François Truffaut.

※ Tickets can be reserved in the same way as general screening from Sept 27 (Tues), 14:00 KST (Online, BIFF Ticket Box)

Date Time Venue Price Code Language
October 10th,(Mon) 17:00 KNN Theater, KNN Tower KRW 8,000 805 Korean, French, English

Serge TOUBIANA

France President of Unifrance

Serge Toubiana held the positions of film critic and editor-in-chief at Cahiers du Cinéma until 2000. He wrote over 10 publications including Truffaut: A Biography, produced radio programs on cinema for French public broadcaster, France Culture, and directed several documentaries (on François Truffaut, Isabelle Huppert, and Gérard Depardieu). In 2015, he also wrote the script of Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015) directed by Kent Jones. He was the director of La Cinémathèque française from May 2003 to 2016, and the president of the CNC (French National Centre for Cinema and the Moving Image)'s Advance on Receipts committee. Serge Toubiana has been serving as the president of Unifrance since 2017 and has been an active writer until now.