Park So-dam, Song Kang-ho, Chang Hyde-jin and Choi Woo-shik star in Parasite.

The real-life Korean poverty behind Parasite, Bong Joon-ho’s Golden Globe-winning film

  • The fictitious Seoul neighbourhood in Bong Joon-ho’s award-winning movie bears more than a passing resemblance to Changsin
  • The district has the city’s highest portion of semi-underground dwellings, a potent symbol of a growing class divide and falling social mobility
Topic |   Asian cinema: Korean films

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Park So-dam, Song Kang-ho, Chang Hyde-jin and Choi Woo-shik star in Parasite.
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