[Reporter Yang So-young on the Daily Economy Star Today]
All of the staff who contacted Min Gyu-dong tested negative.
On the 8th, Su Film said, “Director Min Gyu-dong was informed on the 5th that there was contact with the confirmed case on the 2nd. He went to clinic preemptively on the 5th before being contacted by the health officials to undergo an examination. On the afternoon of the 6th, he was tested positive.”
“Before and after the contact with the confirmed patient, we contacted officials who had overlapped or met, and all the test results, including the staff of the Chungmuro Film Festival, were confirmed negative. Director Min Gyu-dong is currently undergoing quarantine treatment with no symptoms. After that, we will actively cooperate with the guidelines of the health authorities and take necessary measures.”
In addition, Su Film side added, “We are sorry for causing concern to many people.”
Earlier, coach Min Gyu-dong was confirmed as a result of the COVID-19 test on the afternoon of the 6th. Accordingly, among the directors, actors, and staff who participated in the 5th Chungmuro Film Festival-Directors’ Week, people whose movements overlap with director Min Gyu-dong were tested for COVID-19 this afternoon. Those with overlapping movements were director Im Pil-seong, actor Yoon Kyung-ho, Ahn Se-ho, Uhm Jung-hwa, and so on, and all of them were negative.
Director Min Gyu-dong, the official position of the production company Sufilm
This is Su Film.
In the case of director Min Gyu-dong, on December 5th, he was informed that there was contact with the confirmed case. Therefore, he preemptively visited a screening clinic on December 5th before receiving a call from the health authorities for testing, and received a positive test on the afternoon of December 6th. Before and after the contact with the confirmed person, the traffic line overlapped or contacted the officials who had met, and all test results, including the staff at the Chungmuro Film Festival, were confirmed negative. Director Min Gyu-dong is asymptomatic and is currently undergoing quarantine treatment.
In the future, we will actively cooperate with health authorities’ guidance and take necessary actions.
We apologize for causing concern to many people.
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