Parasite’s multiple Oscar wins made history and headlines, but South Korean cinema has been delighting fans for decades.
Charlotte Mitchell is a reporter with Al Jazeera Digital, based in Doha, Qatar. She writes about Latin America, particularly the Southern Cone and Cub... a, and has a deep interest in arts and culture.
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