Parasite is also in a Korean tradition of pictures such as Kim Ki young's classic thriller The Housemaid from , remade in by Im Sang soo, and also Park Chan wook's servant class con . Parasite review a gasp inducing T he ideal way to experience South Korean auteur Bong Joon ho's awards garlanded, Perfectly accompanying the film's tonal shifts is Jung Jae il's .'Parasite' 'Gisaengchung' Film Review Whatever the horror movie connotations of that double Korean creature feature maestro Bong Joon ho returns to Cannes with a dark family farce .Courtesy of CJ Entertainment. Parasite is famed Korean director Bong Joon ho's ninth feature film, and his first to receive an award at the Cannes Film Festival. By winning Cannes' coveted Palme d'Or this year, Bong broke a glass ceilingno Korean directors have won the prize before.. Critics Pick Film Review 'Parasite' Korean auteur Bong Joon ho is on excoriating form in his exceptional pitch black tragicomedy about social inequality in modern Korea.. Above Official movie poster. Parasite is directed by the South Korean director Bong Joon Ho, who also directed the sci fi action film Snowpiercer which was among the highest grossing films of all time in South Korea and Okja which has won multiple film awards and was also nominated for Palme d'Or in ..