Winner of the Palme d'Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival and the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film.
Nominated for the 2020 BAFTA for Best Film, Best Director, Best Film Not in the English Language and Best Original Screenplay.
Nominated for the 2020 Oscar for Best Picture, Best Director, Best International Film, Best Editing, Best Production Design and Best Original Screenplay.
Bong Joon-ho ('Snowpiercer' 'Okja') returns with this black comedy about wealth, greed and class discrimination. Kim Ki-teak's (Song Kang-ho) family are all unemployed and living in a squalid basement. When his son gets a tutoring job at the lavish home of the Park family, the Kim family's luck changes. One by one they gradually infiltrate the wealthy Park's home, attempting to take over their affluent lifestyle.
★★★★★ "A miracle of a film." - John Nugent, Empire
★★★★ "It is almost a supernatural or sci-fi story; an invasion of the lifestyle snatchers. Parasite gets its tendrils into you." - Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian