5-8 October, 2019

Asian Film Market 2019

Book To Film Selections

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Book To Film, launched in 2012, provides an opportunity for the publishers, directors, and producers to meet and discuss the viability of adapting books into films.

* Book Title(Author), Company / In alphabetical order by title

- CREATOR Award / 토리코믹스 - ToryComics Award / e-ip - E-IP Audience Award

2018
  • Ambos (KIM Soo-An), GOLDENBOUGH

    a radio drama scheduled to produce

  • A Dangerous Breath (PARK Young), EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • "Gansaji," My Hometown (CHOI Shi-Han), MOONJI PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • GOSIMAN (KIM Pung), MACARON(KYOBO BOOK CENTRE)

    acquired the drama series adaptation right

  • Greatest Fish (GU Byeong-mo), WISDOMHOUSE MEDIAGROUP
  • The Insect (JANG Min-hye), GOZKNOCK ENT e-ip
  • Jessie's Story (Hyun-ju Rosa KIM,PARK Kunwoong), WOORINABI
  • Kyung-ae’s Heart (KIM Keum Hee), CHANGBI PUBLISHERS
  • LINE (LEE Songhyun), SAKYEJUL PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • Lunar Eclipse (UH Dan Bee), CABINET
  • Please Save Me, Boy (KIM Jin Na), SAKYEJUL PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • The Sixth Wife (HAN Jisu), GORAEBANG new
  • A Week Before I Die (SEO Eun Chae), GOLDENBOUGH new

    acquired the audiovisual adaptation right

  • Winter Sleep (BAK Solmay), SWIMMINGKUL
  • Young "Minsu" vs Old "Minsu" (KIM Hyejung), MOONJI PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
2017
  • The Book of Consolation (PARK Young), EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO.
  • Conditions of Murder (CHO Wan-sun), DASAN BOOKS CO., LTD.
  • Fairyland (LIM Jung Yeon), HUMAN & BOOKS
  • Ganghwado (SONG Ho-keun), NANAM PUBLISHING HOUSE
  • Sad Tropic (Haewon), CABINET (ALL THAT STORY)
  • Shift (CHO Ye-eun), KYOBO BOOK CENTRE

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • Sseu-eong (SEO Seong Ran), SANZINI
  • Time Exiles (KIM Juyoung), INDIEPAPER
  • The Untouchables (LEE Jung Yuen), GOZKNOCK ENT new

    acquired the film adaptation right

2016
  • Becoming Intimate with Misfortune (BANG Hyun hee), DAB PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • Chunyeondang Photo Studio (OH Ji-hye), MACAROON
  • Festival Lady (CHOI Younkyo), HOLIDAYAPARTMENT
  • Malice (JEONG Hai yeon), GOLDENBOUGH
  • Monster Hunter (LEE Ha), JUNIORKIMYOUNG
  • Return to Red House (PARK Esther), GOZKNOCK
  • Summer, A Corpse from Nowhere (PARK Yeon sun), NOL(DASANBOOKS)

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • The Best Life (LIM Sol-A), MUNHAKDONGNE PUBLISHING GROUP
  • The Lawyer who sues Chosun Dynasty (CHOUNG Myung seob), EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO. new
  • Time Between Dog and Wolf (KIM Kyung-uk), MOONJI PUBLISHING CO., LTD.

    acquired the film adaptation right

2015
  • A Pocket Watch (WOO Jang Gyun), TROJAN HORSE
  • Amateur (BANG Jin Ho), PS&MARKETING CO., LTD.
  • Disappeared the Time (TCHUE Jong Lim), THINK-BOOK (SAENGGAKNANUM) new
  • Free Rider (SUO), YOUTHMEANS (PUREUNBOM)

    acquired the drama series adaptation right

  • My Bad Mom (PARK Sung-kyung), MOONJI PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • Red Island (KIM Yu Cheol), SANZINI
  • Standing upside down (BAIK Ji Yeon), MIRAE N
  • Take the Painting and Run (LEE Eun), GOZKNOCK

    aired on YOUTUBE as a web series produced by SUPERBEAN CO., LTD. in 2019

  • The Frozen Sea (IM Seongsun), EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • TRUNK (KIM Ryeoryeong), CHANGBI PUBLISHERS, INC.
2014
  • Closer Lee (CHOI Hoon), RHKOREA, INC.
  • High and Azure Ladder (GONG Ji Young), HANKYOREH PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • I Saw You (Story: CHOI Eunchul / Art: KANG Taeyoub), NAVER
  • Like Wolf (LEE Se-hyung), DAUM COMMUNICATIONS
  • My Neighbor Inventor (CHOI Woo Guen), BOOKGOODCOME
  • Running In May (KIM Hae Won), PRUNSOOP PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • The Invisible Man (SUNG Suk-je), CHANGBI PUBLISHERS, INC.
  • The Judas Star (DO Jin-ki), GOLDENBOUGH

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • The King’s Code (JOO Jin), GOZKNOCK

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • The 13th Month (CHON Minsik), BOOKFOLIO
2013
  • A Flower in a Blaze (KIM Byeol-a), HAINAIM PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • A Letter from Korea (Subedi YAGYA RAJ), HOMILBAT
  • Decoy (BAE Myung-hoon), BOOKHOUSE
  • I Saw You (KIM Ryeo-ryeong), CHANGBI PUBLISHERS, INC.
  • KANGBIN, A Lady Who Dreamed a New Chosun (PARK Jeong-ae), BOOK21 PUBLISHING GROUP
  • Pegasus Mart (KIM Gyu-sam), NAVER

    a drama series set to air on TVN in 2019

  • Salt (PARK Bum-sin), HANKYOREH PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • Sun-Am Girls Detective Club (PARK Ha-ik), GOLDENBOUGH

    aired on JTBC as a drama series in 2014

  • The Dokgo (Story: OH Young-seok / Art: BAEK Seung-hoon), TOYOU ENTERTAINMENT

    released on KAKAO PAGE, SKB OKSUSU as a mobile movie Dokgo Rewind in 2018

  • When You Listen Carefully (CHO Nam-ju), MUNHAKDONGNE PUBLISHING GROUP
2012
  • Ann (JEON A-Ri), EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO., LTD.
  • Easy Girl (PARK Sung Kyung), HUMAN & BOOKS

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • For Yoriko (NORIZUKI Rintaro), FORET (Original: KODANSHA LTD.)
  • Ghost Story of a Night Bus (LEE Jae-Ik), HWANGSOBOOKS

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • Goodbye, Zoo (KANG Tae-Sik), HANKYOREH PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • Love Runs (SIM Yunkyung), MUNHAKDONGNE PUBLISHING GROUP
  • The Future Woman (LEE Jung-Sub), PAPERBOOK
  • Unlock Millennium (CHO Wan-Sun), ELIXIR
  • While You Were Flying (JUNG Dami), MOTHERBOOKS

    acquired the film adaptation right

  • Wizard Bakery (GU Byeong-mo), CHANGBI PUBLISHERS, INC.

    premiered as a play in 2016