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Top 10 East Asian films to stream during lockdown

For those confined by coronavirus, our pick of the best movies available at a click

"Okja," directed by Bong Joon-ho of recent "Parasite" fame, tells the endearing story of a girl and her relationship with a genetically modified superpig. (Courtesy of Netflix)

SEOUL -- The moment the cast and crew of Korean film "Parasite" went up to collect the Best Picture Academy Award in February feels like something from a different era. It was a historic day, not just for Korean film but also for Asian cinema, which has long been overlooked by the Oscars.

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