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Bong Joon-ho Charms Hollywood with Sense of Humor, Respect for Fellow Cineast at Oscars

Bong Joon-ho Charms Hollywood with Sense of Humor, Respect for Fellow Cineast at Oscars

SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — It took about 40 years for a timid 12-year-old South Korean boy who dreamed of becoming a film director to grow up and capture four Oscar statuettes, including the most prestigious best picture. His black comedy “Parasite” was the biggest winner of this year’s Academy Awards held at Dolby [...]

‘Parasite’ Wins Four Oscar Trophies Including Best Picture

‘Parasite’ Wins Four Oscar Trophies Including Best Picture

SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Bong Joon-ho’s sensational black comedy “Parasite” has bagged four Oscar titles, becoming the first non-English language film to win best picture. At the 92nd Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday (U.S. local time), Bong’s seventh feature film, a tale of class division, won [...]