In Touch with the Location: Film/Drama Induced Tourism
Wednesday, August 26, 2009 at 6:30 PM
Korean Cultural Service NY
Yukyung Baik (Movie-induced tourism specialist)
Korean media has been surprisingly embraced by audiences worldwide. It has made millions of tourists come visit Korea, bringing a billion dollars in revenue to the country and heightening Korean national image internationally. Dr. Baik will discuss the concept of movie-induced tourism while introducing the filming sites of successful dramas and movies, such as Winter Sonata, All-in, Boys before flowers, King and the clown, and Taegukgi during the lecture.