“Parasite” won four of the six nominations at the Academy Awards, including Best International Feature Film, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Picture.
“We never write to represent our countries, but this is very first Oscar to South Korea” – #Parasite writer and director Bong Joon-ho accepting his first-ever Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay #Oscarspic.twitter.com/2iBRw4tmBR
Fans and Asian Twitter were ecstatic about the historic wins:
Miracle! 4 #Oscars for #Parasite including the Best Picture. Historic night for the Korean film industry & the Oscars. As a Korean, I’m very happy & proud. I’ve never thought I’d see something like this. Congrats to Director Bong, Joon-Ho & all those involved! 🇰🇷 #기생충pic.twitter.com/4ikXhZk2oL