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Famous Film Directors from South Korea

List of famous film directors from South Korea, listed alphabetically with photos when available. South Korea has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best South Korean directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of South Korea and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

List features Shin Young-kyun, Kim Mook and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best South Korean directors?" and "Which directors are from South Korea?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of South Korea in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented South Korean directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
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    Song E Kim

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    Soo-yong Kim 1929

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    Su-chang Kong 1961

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    Sung-kyu Cho 1969

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    Tae-Yeon Won 1971

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    Tae-yeong Yun

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    Taegon Kim 1980

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    Wi-an Choi

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    Won-du Kim 1942

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    Wonsik Lim 1935

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    Wu-Hyeong Choi 1938

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    Yang Yun-ho 1966

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    Yeon-woo Lee

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    Yi Yong 1974

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    Yong-wan Kim 1980

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    Yoon In-Ho 1963

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    You Sang-Hun

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    Yu Jin-Seon

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    Yu Seon-dong 1976

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    Yun Je-gyun 1969

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    Yun Suh 1972

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