Korean film Parasite winner of first foreign language best picture Oscars

Abu Dhabi: Korean film Parasite made history at the 2020 Oscars night by winning four awards — Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best International Feature Film.

It also became the first foreign-language film to win the Best Picture category. Director Bong Joon Ho has been massively appreciated for his supreme talent of film-making by the higher echelons in the film industry as well as the entire world of movie lovers.

The victory has been celebrated on social media especially from the South Korean community as well as the wider Asian community on an international stage.

Here are some reactions on Twitter about the history-changing film event.