Bong Joon-ho

Profession: Director
Bong Joon-ho
Real name: 봉준호
Birthdate: September 14, 1969
Age: 50 years
Country: South Korea South Korea
Horoscope: Virgo


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Bong Joon-ho Nominations & Awards

Academy Awards

 - Best Director WINNER

Golden Globes Awards

 - Best Director NOMINATED


 - Best Director NOMINATED

San Sebastián Film Festival

 - Silver Shell - Best Director WINNER
봉준호 is an South Korean Director. He has won an Academy Awards and an San Sebastián International Film Festival. He's known for Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019), Snowpiercer (2013) and Okja (2017).

All Movies of Bong Joon-ho

  • Parasite (Gisaengchung)
    A peculiar tale about two families who are worlds apart yet somewhat alike portrays a striking reality of the world we live in. Gi Taek (Song Kang Ho) and his family are all unemployed. When his eldest son, Gi Woo (Choi Woo Shik),...
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2019
  • Okja
    A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2017
  • Snowpiercer
    The story takes place in a world covered by ice and snow, and it centers on a train full of travelers struggling coexist while they continue to cling to familiar class structures. As is usually the case with these sorts of stories...
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2013
  • Mother
    Widowed for a long time, a mother lives alone with her only son. He is 28 years old, a shy and quiet young man. In the aftermath of a terrible murder, the woman's hopeless, helpless son becomes the prime suspect. There is no real ...
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2009
  • Tokyo!
    Tokyo is a city of transitions in three short films. A young woman who finds her life useless experiences a metamorphosis. A disheveled Caucasian emerges from a manhole to face arrest, trial, and execution; he calls himself "...
    Director of the film
    Japan  2008
  • The Host
    Hee-bong (Byun Hee-bong) is the owner of a small food stand in the Han River Citizen's Park, selling squid, candy and beer to people who have come out to enjoy the sun. Gang-du (Song Kang-ho) is one of his three children, a man wh...
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2006
  • Influenza
    A man named Jo Hyuk-Rae stands dangerously on the ledge of the Han River Bridge. His actions are being captured by CCTV cameras. The CCTV images then captures his downfall and the people around him.
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2004
  • Memories of Murder
    South Korea in 1986 under the military dictatorship: Two rural cops and a special detective from the capital investigate a series of brutal rape murder. Their rude measures become more desperate with each new corpse found. Based o
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2003
  • Barking Dogs Never Bite
    An idle part-time college lecturer is annoyed by the yapping sound of a nearby dog. He decides to take drastic action.
    Director of the film
    South Korea  2000