Kwak Sin-ae
Born (1968-10-23) 23 October 1968 (age 55)
NationalitySouth Korean
OccupationFilm producer
SpouseJung Ji-woo
RelativesKwak Kyung-taek (brother)
Korean name
Revised RomanizationGwak Sin-ae
McCune–ReischauerKwak Shin-ae

Kwak Sin-ae (born 23 October 1968) is a South Korean film producer who is the CEO of the Seoul-based Barunson Entertainment & Arts Corporation, best known as a producer of the 2019 film Parasite.[1][2] She and Bong Joon-ho won the Academy Award for Best Picture at the 92nd Academy Awards[3] for Parasite, which also received the award for Best Feature Film at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, and was nominated for Best Film at the 73rd British Academy Film Awards.[4][5][6]


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  2. ^ Noh, Jean. "They laughed at me because I loved 'Pretty Woman': 'Parasite' producer Kwak Sin Ae on her early film loves". Screen. Retrieved 2020-02-09.
  3. ^ Kasulis, Kelly. "South Koreans Celebrate Parasite's Historic 'Best Picture' Win | Voice of America - English". Retrieved 2020-02-15.
  4. ^ "BAFTA Film Awards 2020: Full Winners List". Variety. 2020-02-02. Retrieved 2020-02-09.
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  6. ^ Pedersen, Erik (2020-02-09). "Oscars Winners List (Updating Live)". Deadline. Retrieved 2020-02-09.