"Parasite" and the Harsh Realities of Class Inequality

“Parasite” was Daniel’s favorite film of the year by far, and this video essay aims to dig deep into the film’s many symbols and how it uses cinematic language to tell the story of the harsh realities of class inequality.


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Directors' Symbolic Obsessions


Film Analysis


Film Analysis


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Story Analysis: Case Studies


Symbolism & Motifs


Technique Analysis: Visual Storytelling


Visual Symbolism


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Drama


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Thriller


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