The Korean Mystery Thriller Parasite has become a worldwide sensation. Directed by Bong Joon Ho, the movie has become a talk of the entire world due to its enthralling screenplay, brilliant performances, and top-notch cinematography. Further, Parasite has also tasted success with its four Academy Award wins this year. The categories which let this South Korean classic bag four Oscars are Best Picture, Best International Feature Film, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Director. Besides this, the movie has also established a world record for being the first non-English language film to have an Oscar win in the category of Best Picture.
Parasite is the story of a down-trodden family, whose material desires drive them on conning a wealthy family. Actors Song Kang-ho, Lee-Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Choi Woo-shik, Jang Hye-jin, Park So-dm, and Lee Jung-eun play pivotal roles, The poignant story of two families, diverse in class and financial power, teaches a variety of life lessons. Let’s have a look at some of them.