Things have changed: ‘Parasite’ triumphs at the 2020 Oscars
Bong Joon-ho’s history-making night, in which ‘Parasite’ became the first non-English film to win best picture, saves a desultory Academy Awards ceremony
Parasite went into the 92nd Academy Awards with six nominations. Three of those were for director Bong Joon-ho. No South Korean film had been nominated for an Oscar before this. No non-English language film had ever won best picture.