Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk’s films: from the melodrama of My Father to the public outrage caused by Silenced

//Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk’s films: from the melodrama of My Father to the public outrage caused by Silenced

Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk’s films: from the melodrama of My Father to the public outrage caused by Silenced

Netflix’s Korean original series Squid Game captured the global cultural zeitgeist this autumn in a way that we’ve seldom seen before. The show’s popularity also prompted an explosion of opinion pieces and memes, and some of these took liberties with the facts.One of the major misconceptions surrounding the series was that its success was a rags-to-riches story for its creator, director Hwang Dong-hyuk.While it is true that Hwang initially wrote a film script for Squid Game over a decade ago…

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By | 2021-11-01T23:15:10+00:00 November 1st, 2021|Entertainment|Comments Off on Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk’s films: from the melodrama of My Father to the public outrage caused by Silenced