The Pusan International Film Festival has released its list of domestic and foreign guests headlined by acclaimed Hungarian director Istvan Szabo .
Szabo's 1981 film "Mephisto” won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
Veteran Hong Kong actor Andy Lau will also attend, joined by Korean actors Yoo Ji-tae, Moon So-ri , and Kim Ji-soo .
Organizers say the attendance of big-name stars is a clear reflection of the festival's status as the most representative film event in Asia.
The festival will start its nine-day run on October 12th.