Right here’s the handsome first trailer for Bong Joon-ho’s lauded Cannes Palme d’Or winner Parasite which opens stateside October 11.
Parasite, a few low-income household who works its manner right into a wealthy household’s lives as family workers with zany outcomes, gained the Palme d’Or and was all the fashion on the Croisette.
Neon is giving the pic a standard artwork home theatrical launch, positioning Parasite for awards season. It stays to be seen whether or not South Korea selects the movie as their international movie Oscar submission.
The CJ Leisure film has gone gangbusters in Korea, together with a mega $25M opening for $70M so far, and in worldwide markets together with France the place it has made greater than $8M.
The movie marks Bong’s comeback to Korean-language movie following Netflix’s Okja and The Weinstein Firm/Radius’ Snowpiercer. Additionally it is the auteur’s fourth collaboration with Music Kang-Ho (Snowpiercer), who stars within the movie. Parasite additionally reps the fifth collaboration between NEON CEO Tom Quinn and Bong after Quinn launched Snowpiercer to turn out to be one of many highest-grossing multi-platform titles of all time.
Kwak Sin Ae and Jang Younger Hwan from Barunson E&A Corp produced, with CJ Leisure dealing with worldwide gross sales and the Korean launch.