New from South Korean auteur Bong Joon-ho (The Host, Snowpiercer) comes this blackly comic satirical thriller that won the 2019 prestigious Palme d’Or. It follows the misfortunes of a downtrodden family, the Kims, who eke out a hand-to-mouth existence in an inner-city basement apartment. When the son, Ki-woo is presented with an opportunity to teach English to the daughter of the wealthy Park family, it begins a path to class warfare. Full of energy, verve and a transgressive visual wit, it is also brimming with rage exposing the inequalities of contemporary capitalism.
Winner of Best Film Not In The English Language and Best Original Screenplay at the 2020 BAFTAs.
Winner of Best Film, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best Foreign Language Film at the 2020 Oscars.