During a short interview with the press ahead of the festival’s opening ceremony, he was asked if he had any marriage plans, in the wake of the announcement of Korean film director Kim Tae-yong marrying Chinese actress Tang Wei.
Hyun gave a short answer, “Not yet,” while smiling.
The 11-day film fiesta kicked off on Thursday with its opening ceremony on Thursday hosted by actor Shin Hyun-joon and actress Yoo In-na.
Some film moguls such as international award-winning director Im Kwon-taek, veteran actress Shim Eun-kyung and model-turned-actor Kim Woo-bin graced the opening ceremony with their presences.
About 210 movies in diverse genres from 48 countries will be screened during the festival.
By Ock Hyun-ju (firstname.lastname@example.org)