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Parasite (2019) Film Review

This year, Snowpiercer director Bong Joon-Ho received the Palme d'Or at Cannes for his latest feature, Parasite. It not only is a frontrunner for the 2020 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar and has already earned more than $118 million

Shoplifters (2018) Film Review

Almost 17 years since his Cannes debut, Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda made his mark at this year's festival with his latest film Shoplifters. The drama went on to win the prestigious Palme d'Or and become the first Japanese film to…

LFF 2016: Your Name (2016)

In September, a Japanese anime was featured on the BBC News website. Why? It is the first animation not made by Studio Ghibli to make more than ten billion yen (£76m) in Japan in a month. After receiving acclaim from multiple film…