'Parasite' Wins Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film
The movie "Parasite (Directed by Bong JoonHo)" has become the first Korean film ever to win a Golden Globe award.
The 77th Golden Globe was held in Los Angeles, CA, USA on January 6, 2019 at 8 p.m. local.
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"Parasite" selected as Korea's contender for Academy Awards
Internationally acclaimed Korean film "Parasite," will be competing for the best international feature film category at the Academy Awards.
The Korean Film Council (KOFIC) said it picked director Bong Joon-ho's black comedy to compete for an Oscar nomination for best foreign film next year.
The film won the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival while Bong...
Cannes Palme d'Or Winner Tops Korean Box Office
The winner of 2019 Cannes, "Parasite," is smashing the box office in Korea, surpassing a cumulative 3 million admissions on the fourth day of its run, June 2, according to the data from the Korean Film Council (KOFIC).
The film is directed by Bong Joon-ho and starring Song Kangho, and won the Palme d'Or from this year's Cannes Film Festival, becoming the first case for Kor...
Bong Joon-ho Becomes First Korean Receiving the Palme d'Or at Cannes
Korean film director Bong Joon-ho grabbed the Palme d'Or at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival on Saturday for his new movie "Parasite."
His win is the fifth time that a Korean film has received a main competition award at the Cannes Film Festival.
Back in 2004, Park Chan-wook was awarded the Grand Prix, the second-highest prize at the festival, for his thriller "Old Boy.&q...
Song Kangho Is Receiving the Excellence Award from Locarno
The Korean actor Song Kangho will be awarded at the 2019 Locarno International Film Festival in August. It's a first time for the Excellence Award to be given to an Asian actor.
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The award is for Song's latest role in the Korean director Bong Joon-ho's film "Parasite". The movie was also selected for...