Seoul Business Agency (SBA)www.sba.seoul.kr
Seoul Business Agency (SBA) is a business support institution that has been supporting the growth of small and medium enterprises in Seoul for more than two decades. Since its establishment in 1998, the Agency has provided one-stop services that encompass consultation for start-ups, investment, domestic and overseas marketing, job training and recruiting, innovative technology R&D, and intellectual property rights. Its content-driven affiliate, Media Content Center mainly focuses on technical support and consulting in color correction, editing, sound mixing, VR content production, and quality check for format-converted content.
MovieBloc is a blockchain-based platform run by Pandora TV (Korean video streaming platform: Pandora.tv), which aims to discover and highlight well-made films and documentaries to the world. MovieBloc aims to be transparent, ensuring visibility over the revenue share through blockchain technology, to provide audience data to the content creators, and to showcase a various collection of quality movies and content to its viewers.
Founded in 2016, Feel&Plan is a film PR company responsible for the promotion and marketing of documentaries like Our President, The Reservoir Game, Le Tour: My Last 49 Days, Old Marine Boy, Granny Poetry Club, and Kim Gun, as well as fiction films like The Running actress, The Big Sick, Ode to the Goose, among many others. It is a PR & Planning house that is now expanding its marketing expertise into various contents: film festivals like Seoul Independent Film Festival and Independent Animation Film Festival; TV shows like 「Teach Me If You Can」; and musicals like 「Big Fish」.
Newstapa is a nonprofit investigative reporting organization without advertisements or sponsorship from business and government agency. We are doing investigative reports on major issues from Korea and abroad, and also produce and release documentary films.The Newstapa Foundation is aiming to build the basis for growth of Korean journalism through education, supports and cooperating with other independent media. We collaborate with DMZ Docs (DMZ Docs Newstapa Fund), Rhee Yeunghui Foundation (Documentary Projects Call for Entry) and many others.
Post Fin is a versatile company specializing in technical services for the festival screenings and technical operating of the events. It also serves as a post-production studio that covers color grading, DCP mastering, and subtitling for independent films (fiction features and shorts). In addition to the fore-mentioned business, Post Fin handles film distribution and submission to film festivals for Korean independent filmmakers. Since December in 2018, it also runs a multi-purpose cultural space: DARAK SPACE to support and promote various films and cultural content.
Atnine Film Co., Ltd. / Artninewww.instagram.com/at9film
Atnine Film Co., Ltd. manages two multiplex cinemas and one Art House cinema called Artnine. Its main objective is to make sure the audience is introduced to rich content. Its commitment is to provide the best content and viewing pleasure for the audience by introducing them to unique and special film. Also it has been acquiring and distributing films since 2009, its collection includes Armadillo (2010), Laurence Anyway (2013), and The Hunt (2013), Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013), Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (2014), Ernest & Celestine (2014), MOMMY (2014), Atnine also has distributed Korean independent films and documentaries such as My name is KIM Bok-dong (2019), House of Hummingbird (2018), Spy Nation (2016), The World of Us (2015), With or Without You (2015), MANSHIN: Ten Thousand Spirits (2014), CHEONAN SHIP PROJECT (2013) to name a few.