Until this year, only five women had ever been nominated for the Best Director Oscar in 93 years.
Bong's film "Parasite" also earned Academy Award nominations for Best Picture, Best International Feature Film and Production Design.
Kathryn Bigelow is still the only woman to ever win the Oscar for Best Director. Could Greta Gerwig change that?
He becomes just one of three directors in the show's history to earn consecutive distinctions.
As the winners are announced you will either agree or disagree. You will know who you hoped would win, and you will finally
It's a solid list, but where are the women?
Alejandro González Iñárritu won Best Director at Sunday's Oscars for "Birdman." The Mexican filmmaker was also won for two
Should Win: This is the one Oscar acting category still in doubt, mostly because it includes such evenly matched contenders