How a Samsung heiress helped make ‘Parasite’ a triumph | Curio

How a Samsung heiress helped make ‘Parasite’ a triumph

15 mins | Feb 17, 2020

Why this Academy Award winner wouldn't have been made without Miky Lee's money and influence. The South Korean film Parasite has broken records and made Oscars history by becoming the first foreign film to win Best Picture. Here, Geoffry Cain, writing in Foreign Policy, explains how the vision of a Korean heiress super-charged the country's film industry and paved the way for Bong Joon-ho's film.

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From Foreign Policy