Thailand l Netherlands
Director Apichatpong Weerasethakul
This debut feature is a hybrid of fiction and drama where a folk story is slowly re-told and re-enacted through an exquisite corpse technique. Screening at a number of major festivals it was the film that launched Weerasehtakul’s international reputation.
audaciously uncatergorisable Criterion
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Film program curated by Gail Kovatseff
Notes by Gail Kovatseff and Nick Godfrey
Special thanks to Sheree Ramage & the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, Mat Kesting, Nick Godfrey & Mike Walsh