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Stocking Stuffers: Uncles Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives and The Grandmaster

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s fifth film as a single director saw him win a shiny new award out of some ramshackle little French town somewhere, and moving up from the lil’ independents to the big ones across major US cities (for once outside of festival strongholds LA and New York) and even the much-dreaded small town release tour. 1,677 more words


Apichatpong Weerasethakul on Cinema

Architecture taught me how to look at things and how to accommodate people in certain spaces. People experience space, beauty, in true time, and film is also like journeying through time. APICHATPONG WEERASETHAKUL


Apichatpong Weerasethakul on Film

Film is like a drug. It is a shelter when you cannot deal with reality. APICHATPONG WEERASETHAKUL


Thing to do: Thai cinema @caixaforum

New plan for today, some foreigner cinema.

Yes, we will enjoy the new thailand cinema that CaixaForum will feature today, on 22nd and 29th of January. 135 more words


ลุงบุญมีระลึกชาติ [Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives] (2010)


Contemplative cinema, or as I like to call it ‘drone cinema’, such as the work of Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul can be hard to truly enjoy if one is in the wrong mood. 96 more words

Film Reviews

Merry Xmas

I wish you all a Merry Xmas and a joyful period of festive days. Remember to take everything slow. Use the festive days for some well-deserved downtime. 291 more words

Slow Cinema