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BP086 Parasite (2019)
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Episode 86: Parasite (2019)
Released 5 May 2021
For this episode, we watched Parasite, the first film not in the English language ever to win Best Picture. Director Bong Joon-ho also won Best International Feature, Best Director and shared Best Original Screenplay with Han Jin-won giving it a total of four awards. None of its cast was nominated.
- Audrey Hepburn flogs Dove Chocolate. https://youtu.be/sB44n4ADg2Y
- Marilyn Monroe and others recreated for Dior. https://youtu.be/eyA71PGUNYM
- Parasite average shot length. http://www.cinemetrics.lv/movie.php?movie_ID=25564
- Terri White’s memoir. https://amzn.to/3k0OK55
Next time we will be discussing No Country for Old Men. If you want to watch it before listening to the next episode you can buy the DVD or Blu-Ray on Amazon.co.uk, or Amazon.com, or you can download it via iTunes (UK) or iTunes (USA).
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