International Film Club Special Halloween Zombie Film Screening: "Train to Busan" (Yeong Sang-ho 2016)

Special Halloween Zombie Film Screening: "Train to Busan" (Yeong Sang-ho 2016)

Train to Busan (Hangul부산행RRBusanhaeng) is a 2016 South Korean zombie apocalypse action thriller film directed by Yeon Sang-ho and starring Gong YooJung Yu-mi, and Ma Dong-seok.[9] The film takes place on a train to Busan, as a zombie apocalypse suddenly breaks out in the country and compromises the safety of the passengers.

The film premiered in the Midnight Screenings section of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival on 13 May.  On 7 August, the film set a record as the first Korean film of 2016 to break the audience record of over 10 million theatergoers. The film serves as a reunion for Gong Yoo and Jung Yu-mi, who both starred in the 2011 film The Crucible.

A light dinner and discussion will follow the film screening.

Co-Sponsored by Illuminations, Advisory Council on Campus Climate, Culture and Inclusion's International Week: Building Local and Global Connections, Department of Film and Media Studies

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Event Details

  • When: Wednesday, October 31, 7 p.m., followed by a light dinner and discussion
  • Where: McCormick Screening Room
  • Organizer: Catherine Liu (email)
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