Finding South Korean Found-Footage Horror: Bum-shik Jung on Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum

By Areum Jeong. Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum, South Korea’s first found-footage horror film, directed by Bum-shik Jung, is a low-budget film that scored at the box-office and was a hit with critics. It was the first attempt in South Korea at combining the found-footage technique with the setting of YouTube live streaming. The film opens with two high school … Continue reading Finding South Korean Found-Footage Horror: Bum-shik Jung on Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum