New York (The Verge) — Parasite wins Best Picture, making Oscar history theverge.com/2020/2/9/21130….
Bong Joon-ho’s celebrated Parasite is the first non-English speaking film to win Best Picture, making Oscar history in the process. The film has celebrated a very successful award show season.
Bong Joon-ho’s movie about a lower-income family who infiltrates a wealthy household, only to learn a much darker secret, has led the awards season. The movie scored multiple awards for writer and director Bong during the evening including Best Screenplay, Best Director, and Best International Feature Film. Although the cast wasn’t recognized individually, they were awarded the SAG award for Best Performance by an Ensemble Cast in a film. — Julia Alexander/@verge