Focus Features Acquires Justin Chon’s BLUE BAYOU

Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights to Justin Chon’s Blue Bayou from MACROand Entertainment One (eOne)out of Cannes’ virtual market.  Written and directed by Chon, who won multiple festival awards for Ms. Purple and Gook, Blue Bayoustars Chon alongside Academy Award® winner Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl), Mark O’Brien (Arrival), Linh Dan Pham and Emory Cohen (Brooklyn).  The film was […]

Bong Joon Ho’s PARASITE to Release Storyboards Through Central Publishing

Grand Central Publishing will be releasing the complete storyboards to writer-director Bong Joon Ho’s four-time Academy Award winning Parasite, as a book, currently set to hit stores in May 19, 2020. Parasite just made history as the first foreign language film to win the Academy Award for Best Picture and the first Korean film to win Best Director, Best International Film, and Best […]

BONG JOON HO’S ACADEMY-AWARD WINNING PARASITE, MEMORIES OF MURDER TO JOIN THE CRITERION COLLECTION

NEON and the Criterion Collection are excited to announce that Criterion will issue special editions of two Bong Joon Ho masterpieces, the four-time Academy Award-winning Parasite and the breathtaking crime drama Memories of Murder. Parasite just made history as the first foreign language film to win the Academy Award for Best Picture, and the first Korean film to win Best Director, Best […]

The 2020 Oscars: Who Took Home The Gold?

The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony premiered last night.  The Oscars, one of the most prestigious awards given in the film industry honored the best films of 2019.  After a night of amazing musical performances, hilarious monologues and skits, and tributes to our fallen stars, the Oscars announced winners in 24 categories.  Let’s take a look […]

NEON To Release Bong Joon-Ho’s Palme D’or Winner PARASITE

NEON, which just World Premiered Bong Joon-Ho’s Parasite to critical acclaim at the Cannes Film Festival, will be releasing the unanimously chosen Palme d’Or Winner on October 11, 2019 in Los Angeles and New York, positioning the title as a prime awards season contender in the international film category and beyond.  The lauded film will receive a traditional arthouse platform release.  Parasite, which critics described […]