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Blindspot Review: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Spirited Away

This is the eighth post in my Blindspot review series. I will continue to publish one like it each month for the rest of 2015. 811 more words

Reviews

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

(Dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand, 2010)

Circles of Life

“What’s wrong with my eyes? They are open but I can’t see. Or are my eyes closed?” The titular character of Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s fifth feature film… 1,201 more words

Evaluations

Tropical Malady

(Dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand, 2004)

Human Nature

Idiosyncratic and unapologetically puzzling filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul never shies away from his myriad of disparate influences, and yet his work seemingly exists in a world of its own. 1,111 more words

Evaluations

Blissfully Yours

S̄ud s̄eǹh̄āBlissfully Yours (2002) dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul

“Movies carry some sort of psychic charge that no other art form–perhaps no other spectacle–can quite match.” 141 more words

Movie Notes

Film Favorites: Syndromes and a Century

Apichtapong Weerasethakul clearly has his own idea of what cinema ought to be, and arguably more than any currently working director, he is ready to shape the medium to his whims to achieve that vision. 873 more words

Review

The Strongest Man director Kenny Riches talks Sundance and scary Miami palm fronds

Miami has a bit of a local hero in the indie film world. Kenny Riches wrote, produced and directed The Strongest Man, a film he shot in Miami with a local artist (and casual BMX stunt rider) in the lead role. 752 more words

Film

CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR (2015)

dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Screened as part of Sydney Film Festival at George St. Event Cinemas, 11/06/15 at 8.30pm

After a week with too little sleep I came to last night’s premiere of the new Apichatpong Weerasethakul drowsy. 999 more words