Parasite director Bong Joon Ho gets grand welcome in South Korea

Parasite director Bong Joon Ho gets grand welcome in South Korea

Parasite director Bong Joon Ho was greeted with cheers and applause as he returned to South Korea on Sunday after his historic four-Oscar win. About 300 reporters and fans were waiting to greet Bong as he arrived at the Incheon International Airport.

"Thank you for the applause, I would like to send a round of applause back to you all for coping so well with the coronavirus," Bong said.

"I will join the effort to overcome the corona by washing my hands diligently. Happy to be home," he added.