Parasite – Sale Film Society

30 Nov 7:30pm

Parasite – 2019 (Kor)

The Kims – mother and father Chung-sook and Ki-taek, and their young adult offspring, son Ki-woo and daughter Ki-jung – are a poor family living in a shabby and cramped half basement apartment in a busy lower working class commercial district of Seoul. Without even knowing it, they, especially Mr. and Mrs. Kim, literally smell of poverty. Often as a collective, they perpetrate minor scams to get by, and even when they have jobs, they do the minimum work required. Ki-woo is the one who has dreams of getting out of poverty by one day going to university. Despite not having that university education, Ki-woo is chosen by his university student friend Min, who is leaving to go to school, to take over his tutoring job to Park Da-hye, who Min plans to date once he returns to Seoul and she herself is in university. The Parks are a wealthy family who for four years have lived in their modernistic house designed by and the former residence of famed architect Namgoong.

Rating MA 15+ (Strong Violence)

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Prices
Sale Film Society Yearly Membership
—  $60
Show times
7:30pm, Tuesday 30 November 2021
Venue
John Leslie Theatre 100 Foster Street Sale, 3850
Presented by
Sale Film Society
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