South Korea hosts Asia’s largest international film festival

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    Asia’s largest annual film festival has begun in South Korea. A film from Hong Kong opened the event – Busan International Film Festival. It has been a bad year for the movie industry, as the pandemic forced the cancellation of large events – such as the one in Cannes. So the festival in South Korea is being welcomed by filmmakers and movie buffs. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Busan, South Korea. –

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