Han Ye-ri, Hollywood's first starring'Buttercup', won the Actor Guild Award at the Middleburg Film Festival
Han Ye-ri, Hollywood's first starring'Buttercup', won the Actor Guild Award at the Middleburg Film Festival
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Yeri Han / Photo = People Entertainment, A24, Pland B
Yeri Han / Photo = People Entertainment, A24, Pland B

Actor Han Ye-ri's first Hollywood starring'Minari' won the'Ensemble Award' at the '8th Middleburg Film Festival'.

At the 8th Middleburg Film Festival, Han Ye-ri's first Hollywood lead film,'Minari', won the'Ensemble Award', an actor's union award. The Middleburg Film Festival, which will be held in Middleburg, Virginia, from the 15th to the 18th, is one of the major film festivals that serve as the avenues for the Academy Awards. It is a film festival that is attracting attention among numerous North American film festivals showing new influence. 'Minari', the winner of this Actor's Guild Award, will be screened on the official website of the Middleburg Film Festival for 24 hours from 7 pm on the 17th local time.

'Buttercup' is a movie about the story of a Korean family who went to a farm in Arkansas, USA in pursuit of the American Dream in the 1980s. In addition to Han Ye-ri, Stephen Yeon, Yoon Yeo-jung, Will Patton, Alan S. Kim, and Noel Kate Cho appeared. In addition, it entered the Cannes International Film Festival with the movie'Munyurangabo', and the film was captured by director Lee Isaac Chung, who won the grand prize at the AFI Film Festival. In particular,'Buttercup' was nominated for'Academic Screenplay' and'Academic Screenplay Award' among the '2021 Oscar nomination predictions' predicted by American media variety in September.

In addition,'Buttercup' is a work that has been garnering anticipation from foreign media by winning awards at international film festivals and receiving favorable reviews from various media even before its release. At the 36th Sundance Film Festival held in February, the audience and reporters drew attention and won the US Dramatic Competition Judge Grand Prize and the Audience Award, winning the honor of two crowns. , The Washington Post commented, "'Buttercup' is undoubtedly the best work at this year's Sundance Film Festival," and "is a masterpiece of immigrants' stories and family dramas with exquisite softness and plain beauty." The WRAP, The Playlist, and Indiewire were also highly rated and praised "Minari as one of the best movies of 2020."

In addition,'Buttercup' was selected as the opening film of the 40th Hawaii International Film Festival, which will be held from November 5th to 29th. 'Buttercup', selected as the opening film of this Hawaii International Film Festival, will be screened on the website of the Hawaii International Film Festival from 7 pm to 11 pm local time on November 5th.

As such, the movie'Minari' is expected to be invited to the 25th Busan International Film Festival Gala Presentation section to be held on the 21st and show its first appearance to domestic audiences. Before the official release, expectations for the first Hollywood starring work of Yeri Han, who has been hotly spotlighted at numerous film festivals both at home and abroad, and has spread a wide acting spectrum in various works are increasing.

Meanwhile, the first Hollywood movie'Minari' starring Han Ye-ri is scheduled to be released in the US at the end of February next year.

[News Inside reporter Taeyoung Kim news@newsinside.kr]

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