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‘Minari’ Wins Best Foreign Language Film at Critics Choice Awards

‘Minari’ Wins Best Foreign Language Film at Critics Choice Awards

SEOUL, March 8 (Korea Bizwire) — “Minari,” a drama film about a Korean American immigrant family, has won two prizes, including best foreign language film, at this year’s Critics Choice Awards. In the awarding ceremony of the annual 26th Critics Choice Awards held Sunday (U.S. time), the best foreign language film award went to “Minari,” [...]

Immigration Film ‘Minari’ Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at Golden Globes

Immigration Film ‘Minari’ Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at Golden Globes

SEOUL, Feb. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — The immigrant film “Minari” on Wednesday was nominated for best foreign language film at this year’s Golden Globe Awards. According to the full list of nominees for the 2021 Golden Globe Awards slated for Feb. 28 by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), Korean American director Lee Isaac Chung’s [...]

‘Minari’ Depicts Our Lifetime Struggle: Actress Youn Yuh-jung

‘Minari’ Depicts Our Lifetime Struggle: Actress Youn Yuh-jung

SEOUL, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – To Youn Yuh-jung, the 73-year-old supporting actress of “Minari,” the enthusiastic response the U.S. audience has given to the simple story of a Korean immigrant family was something she had never expected. “We had a very big applause at the Sundance. I was really shocked,” the South Korean actress [...]

Director Chung Says Theme of Universal Humanity in ‘Minari’ Resonates with American Audience

Director Chung Says Theme of Universal Humanity in ‘Minari’ Resonates with American Audience

SEOUL, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean American director Lee Isaac Chung said the growing compliments showered on his latest immigrant film “Minari” represents people’s faith in humanity that everyone harbors deeply in mind. In an online conversation hosted by Korean American actress Sandra Oh as part of the Korean American Day celebration Wednesday (U.S. [...]

Youn Yuh-jung Named Best Supporting Actress by LA Film Critics for ‘Minari’

Youn Yuh-jung Named Best Supporting Actress by LA Film Critics for ‘Minari’

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean actress Youn Yuh-jung has been named best supporting actress by Los Angeles film critics for her performance in the drama film “Minari.” The Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA) announced Monday that Youn won the award in the best supporting actress category, beating Amanda Seyfried of “Mank.” [...]