‘Minari’ Nominated For Six Academy Awards Including Best Director For Denver-Born Lee Isaac Chung

March 18, 2021
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Actors Steven Yeun and Will Patton on set with Director Lee Isaac Chung.

Lee Isaac Chung, who was born in Denver, has been nominated for best director and best original screenplay for his film, "Minari," which is loosely based on his childhood memories.