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Joon Ho Bong


Joon Ho Bong was born on September 14, 1969 in Daegu, South Korea. He is a writer and director, known for Snowpiercer (2013), Mother (2009) and The Host (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

Snowpiercer
Snowpiercer Writer
(2013)
Mother
Mother Writer
(2009)
The Host
The Host Writer
(2006)
Memories of Murder
(2003)

Filmography

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 2017 Okja (as Bong Joon Ho) (completed)
 2014 Haemoo (screenplay)
 2013 Snowpiercer (screen story) / (screenplay)
 2009 Mother (screenplay) / (story)
 2008 Tokyo! (writer)
 2006 The Host (screenplay)
 2005 Namgeuk-ilgi
 2003 Memories of Murder (writer)
 1999 Yuryeong (writer)
 1994 Ji-ri-myeol-lyeol (Short)
 1994 Peureimsogui gieokdeul (Short)
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Show Show Self (10 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Bong Joon Ho | Bong Joon-Ho
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It's fun for me to bury my political and social comments here and there in a film... See more »

Trivia:

Is part of the New Progressive Party, a left-wing political party in South Korea.

Trademark:

Socially and politically conscious films See more »

Nickname:

Bong Tae-il

Star Sign:

Virgo

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