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Can satire convert viewers into vegetarians?

By Alex Denney

With Okja, screenwriter Jon Ronson and director Bong Joon-ho show the cost of eating animals. Will it change how you eat?

Bong Joon-ho: ‘Okja is about what’s happening to us in real life’

By David Jenkins

The South Korean genre whiz behind Snowpiercer and The Host discusses his latest creature satire.

Okja

By David Jenkins

Bong Joon-ho delivers a colourful satire that questions the relationship between capitalism, food and pets.

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Okja – first look review

By David Jenkins

Meat is murder in Bong Joon-ho’s rollicking fantasy satire about a girl and her pet pig taking on global capitalism.

Why didn’t Netflix let Bong Joon-ho shoot Okja on 35mm?

By Amy Bowker

The director has spoken out about the streaming giant’s involvement in his latest project.

The 2017 Cannes Film Festival line-up has been announced

By David Jenkins

Yorgos Lanthimos, Bong Joon-ho and Sofia Coppola all have films in the main competition.

Bong Joon-ho’s Okja gets a mysterious first-look teaser

By Little White Lies

The director’s Tilda Swinton-starring latest looks at the bond between man and animal.

Is this the Cannes 2017 competition line-up?

By Little White Lies

We predict 20 titles that might just make an appearance at the world’s greatest film festival in May.

How Train to Busan channels the social panic of Snowpiercer

By Katherine McLaughlin

The end of the world has a familiar theme in these train-based South Korean allegories.

Mother

By Jonathan Crocker

Bong Joon-ho’s new movie is an elusive genre hyphenate: horror-comedy-mystery-thriller.

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