The Korean Cultural Center of the Philippines has recently announced that they’ll be holding another series of online screenings from November 21 to 27. This time around, the organization will be showcasing films spreading hope and love.
The event comes after the successful run of this year’s Korean Film Festival, which happened back in September.
Entitled 화합 Harmony: A Special Screening on Hope and Love, the event features three heartwarming films tackling life and love. According to KCC, this is to help bring a smile to Filipinos especially during this time of uncertainty.
Here are the films which will be streaming all for free via the KCC website.
The Queen of Walking
This is a 2016 film about Man Book, a high school girl who walks back and forth from home to school every day due to her motion sickness disorder. Because of this routine, she happens to begin her training as a speed walking athlete, eventually helping her discover her path of life.
Shim Eun-Kyung, Park Joo-Hee, Kim Sae-Byuk star in this film.
Like for Likes
Like for Likes is another 2016 film starring Yoo Ah In, Lee Mi Yeon, and Choi Ji Woo. It follows a TV drama writer and a celebrity who fight whenever they meet; a flight attendant landlady and a chef tenant who find friendship in one another; and a composer who crushes on a scatterbrained producer.
My Love, My Bride
My Love, My Bride is a film which premiered back in 2014. It centers on Yeong Min and Mi Yeong, a young couple who are still in their “honeymoon period” after getting married right after college. Things get complicated when Yeong Min sees Min Yeong when she bumps into him at cafe. As the two struggle to make their marriage work, they also learn and understand what love is. Jo Jung Suk and Shin Min Ah star as the leads in this film.
Aside from the free screenings, KCC also announced that they’ll be holding a special Film Pop Quiz. Here, participants get a chance to win the locally-translated version of the Korean book I Decided to Live as Me by Kim Soo Hyun. This is in partnership with Adarna House.
화합 Harmony: A Special Screening on Hope and Love is happening from November 21 to 27. Watch the films and join the Pop Quiz by heading over to KCC’s website. You can also visit KCC’s Facebook and Instagram for updates.