December 17, 2009 11:23
Director Park Chan-ok was named Female Cineaste of the Year by an organization of female professionals in the local film industry.
Women who were listed in the closing credits of Korean movies released between Nov. 2008 and October this year were considered for the award from Women in Film Korea.
Park this year released "Paju," seven years after she debuted with the movie "Jealousy Is My Middle Name."
The awards ceremony took place on the closing night of the two-day 2009 Women in Film Korea festival at Cine Cube Multiplex in Gwanghwamun, downtown Seoul on Tuesday.
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