Im Kwon-Taek Overview

Im Kwon-Taek
Date of Birth
May 02, 1936
Birth Place:
Korea

Biography

Widely considered Korea's foremost filmmaker, Im Kwon-Taek has become a major international figure in the realm of world cinema. A remarkably prolific director who has over 100 titles to his credit, Im's films are renowned for their remarkable visual beauty, technical innovation, and intellectual depth. Born on May 2, 1936, into a family of noted leftists, Im Kwon-Taek grew up and completed his...