Bong Joon Ho is entering into the sector of animation for the primary time by way of partnering with Korea’s VFX manufacturing area 4th Inventive Birthday celebration to direct a brand new animated function, ScreenDaily stories. The scoop was once showed by way of the VFX studio. In keeping with ScreenDaily: “The overall CGI animation will take care of the drama that arises between deep sea creatures and human beings.” Bong up to now labored with 4th Inventive Birthday celebration on his options “The Host,” “Snowpiercer,” and “Okja.” The studio may be identified for taking part with Park Chan-wook on “Oldboy,” “Stoker,” and “The Handmaiden.”
In step with ScreenDaily: “Bong has been running at the [animation] challenge since 2018 and completed writing the script in January. He’s recently writing the script for an English-language live-action movie which is ready to be his subsequent manufacturing, with this Korean animation due after that.”
Bong confirmed in early February that he had completed considered one of two new screenplays he was once running on following his ancient “Parasite” Oscar wins and throughout the pandemic. “It seems like I’m splitting my mind in part left and proper writing those two scripts,” the director mentioned on the time. “However I stopped one closing week.” Bong published the lifestyles of those two motion pictures behind the curtain on the 2020 Oscars, revealing one was once a Korean film “positioned in Seoul” with “distinctive parts of horror and motion.” It now appears like that is the animated function.
As for the English-language function, Bong described it as “a drama movie in line with a real tournament that came about in 2016,” including, “After all I received’t know till I end the script, nevertheless it must be set part within the U.Okay. and part within the U.S.” The English-language challenge is thought to be a live-action film and would be the first challenge Bong tackles subsequent so far as manufacturing is anxious.
No additional information about both movie are identified presently. Bong additionally spent the pandemic running with Adam McKay on outlining the tale for HBO’s upcoming “Parasite” tv collection. McKay revealed last month, “I mainly defined the collection with director Bong all over the quarantine, with him overseeing. It’s an unique collection. It’s in the similar universe because the function, nevertheless it’s an unique tale that lives in that very same international.”