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‘Parasite’ Makes Oscar History With Best Picture

Monday, February 10, 2020

A foreign-language film finally conquered the Oscars. In a historic victory that highlighted the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ scramble to diversify its voting ranks following the outcry over #OscarsSoWhite, the South Korean thriller “Parasite” won best picture — the first foreign-language film to do so — and collected three other trophies on Sunday night, including one for Bong Joon Ho’s directing. “Parasite,” a genre-defying tale of class warfare, allowed…