According to a Russian source quoted by South Korea Daily on December 11, Ki-duk Kim, a famous South Korean director, died in Latvia due to complications from COVID-19.
It is reported that Kim Kid went to Latvia on the 20th of last month and originally wanted to buy a house and settle down there.
Kim Kidd was born on December 20, 1960 in Fenghua County, North Gyeongsang Province. This month, he was originally 60 years old.
In 2003, he launched Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, which was competing for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar in 2004.
In 2004, for his romantic film Empty Room, Kim Kidd won the Silver Lion Award for Best Director at the 61st Venice International Film Festival.
In 2012, he won the Golden Lion Award for Best Picture at the 69th Venice International Film Festival for his 18th film, Holy War.