Actress Park Eun-bin hosted the Busan International Film Festival’s opening ceremony successfully
The opening ceremony for the 28th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) was held at the outdoor theater of the Busan Cinema Center in Haeundae-gu, Busan on October 4th. Park Eun-bin hosted the event alone because her co-MC Lee Je-hoon was absent due to health reasons. The actress became the first solo host for BIFF’s opening ceremony.
Leading the ceremony, Park Eun-bin introduced various representative faces on BIFF’s red carpet, such as Song Kang-ho, Lee Chang-dong, Min Young-geun Na Moon-hee, Kim Young-ok, Park Geun-hyung, Lim Soo-jung, Cha Seung-won, Han Ye-ri, Lee Jung-eun, Yoo Seung-ho, Yoo Ji-tae, Lee Jun-hyuk, Kim So-jin, Jin Seo-yeon, Jeon Jong-seo, Oh Jung-se, Esom, Ahn Jae-hong, Jeon So-nee, Ha Yoon-kyung, Jung Soo-jung, etc.
Apart from Korean actors and directors, guests from other Asian countries, such as famous Hong Kong actor Chow Yun-fat, top Chinese star Fan Bingbing, young Japanese director Yuya Ishii, director Shunji Iwai, etc., also appeared on the red carpet and aroused loud cheers from the audience.
Announcing the beginning of BIFF, Park Eun-bin smiled and said, “We welcome you to the 28th Busan International Film Festival, the largest film festival in Asia”, adding “As the first solo MC of BIFF, I’m very nervous right now, but I will do my best to lead the event with Le Je-hoon’s support and the hot energy from all the audiences here.”
Park Eun-bin successfully completed the one-hour opening ceremony. In addition to her stable hosting skills, the actress áo drew attention with her bright appearance and clear voice. Netizens poured compliments on Park Eun-bin’s MC performance, saying “She must have been so pressured to host such a big event for the first time, but she did well”, “She led the event smoothly. I could see her professionalism”, “The way she hosted the ceremony smoothly with a relaxed attitude was amazing. Her pronunciation was great. Everyone loves her”, “Park Eun-bin completed the job of two persons all by herself. She’s the best”, etc.
Meanwhile, the 28th BIFF will be held for 10 days until the 13th. A total of 269 films will be screened during the festival this year.