Cannes 2019: “Parasite” is really the ideal Palme d’Or

Cannes 2019 Parasite is really the ideal Palme dOr

The 2019 competition will remain as one of the very great wines of the Cannes Film Festival, and we must salute the choice of the jury of Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu who decided to reward a film as daring as it is (potentially) popular. The writing of Telerama had predicted the victory of Pain and Glory, … Read more

Parasite: the brilliant surprise box

Parasite the brilliant surprise

History will of course remember from this golden webbed feature that it is the first to come from Korea. Just like the fact that by winning four Oscar (best international film, best screenplay, best director and best film), its director, the brilliant Bong Joon-ho equalized a record hitherto held by Walt Disney! But beyond these … Read more

Cannes Film Festival 2019: the Palme d’Or goes to “Parasite”, the Grand Prix to “Atlantique”

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Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho (left), Palme d’Or with “Paradise”, and actor Song Kang-ho, climb the stairs for the closing ceremony in Cannes on May 25. PAOLO VERZONE / AGENCY SEEN FOR “THE WORLD” During the awards night of May 25, as the prizes were awarded – and in Cannes when a prize is awarded to … Read more

Cannes Film Festival: “Parasite”, a Palme d’Or which is unanimous

Cannes Film Festival Parasite a Palme dOr which is unanimous

For once, the critics and the jury agreed on the Palme d’Or. In a selection considered very high in which competed several experienced filmmakers already awarded at Cannes, they distinguished the Korean Bong Joon-ho who, with Parasite (in theaters June 5), had impressed festival-goers with the breadth of its staging and its subject: a violent … Read more

Broadcasting “Parasite” in prime time is “a gamble” for France 3

Broadcasting Parasite in prime time is a gamble for France

This is a great first for France 3. Never until the broadcast of Parasite, at 9:05 pm on Monday, the channel had not programmed a South Korean film in prime time. Should we still present this feature film by Bong Joon-ho? Leaving the 2019 Cannes Film Festival with the Palme d’Or and then the Oscars, … Read more

Squid Game, BTS, Parasite … Here’s why we love everything from Korea

Squid Game BTS Parasite Heres why we love everything from

If the series Squid Game made it clear to those who did not yet know that South Korea has a formidable claim in the field of entertainment, she also reminds us that the land of calm morning began several years ago a policy of deploying its culture internationally. A well-crafted organization, and which we have … Read more

“Squid Game”, “Parasite”, K-Pop… South Korean soft-power at its peak?

Squid Game Parasite K Pop… South Korean soft power at its peak

Interview 22 October 2021 The current success of the series Squid Game highlights South Korea on the world cultural scene, an influence that the country has maintained for years. Yet this series, just like the multi-award winning film Parasite are very critical of South Korean society. What do they tell us? Can we nevertheless speak … Read more

Cannes 2019: “Parasite”, explosive Palme d’Or of a political prize list

Cannes 2019 Parasite explosive Palme dOr of a political prize

Published on : 05/25/2019 – 9:00 p.m.Modified : 05/25/2019 – 22:53 A hard-hitting social farce with a “class struggle” tendency, “Parasite” by South Korean Bong Joon-ho received the supreme distinction of a prize list with strong political content. The prize for male interpretation went to Antonio Banderas. The 72nd Cannes film festival promised to be … Read more

What is the value of “Parasite”, Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival 2019?

What is the value of Parasite Palme dOr at the

Ugly, dirty and mean. This is how we should begin: with an immediate mention to the Italian comedy of the 1970s, the most creaking, the most caustic … The most political too, which always finds its source in a family of declassified. This Italy of Ettore Scola’s films is no longer rife in the suburbs … Read more

Amour, Parasite, The Square… A look back at the last ten palmes d’or dedicated to Cannes

Amour Parasite The Square… A look back at the last

OfUncle boonmee To Parasite Passing by The tree of Life and Dheepan, (re) discover the films that have marked the Croisette since 2010. Ten years pass like a meteor. But in Cannes there are still some golden palms. From 2010 to 2019, ten films won the supreme award. There are masterpieces (The tree of Life, … Read more