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Thailand / 68 mins / World Premiere – Busan Film Festival

Directed by Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit / Pop Pictures

Synopsis

Sai is a location scout. Oom is an art director. They are working together at the same film company. Two years later, Sai is still doing the same thing. Oom, however, has moved on. (…)

 

Agrarian Utopia

Thailand / 122 mins / World Premiere – 38th International Film Festival Rotterdam

Directed by Uruphong Raksasad / Extra Virgin

Synopsis

Facing seizure of their own lands, two families found themselves farming together on the same field, hoping to get through just another rice-farming season like every year. (…)

 

Eternity

Thailand / 105 mins / World Premiere – Busan Film Festival

Directed by Sivaroj Kongsakul / pop pictures

Synopsis

In a small farming town, a middle-aged man rides his motorcycle through the silent landscape. He is a ghost who has returned to “walk the footsteps” of his youth. His name is Wit and he died three days ago. (…)

 

Stories from the North

Thailand / 88 mins / World Premiere – Jeonju Film Festival 2006

Directed by Uruphong Raksasad / Extra Virgin

Synopsis

8 moving vignettes reveal vivid contrasts of 21st-century life among farmers/herders in Thailand’s northern mountains. (…)

 

P-047

Thailand / 98 mins / World Premiere – Venice Film Festival

Directed by Kongdej Jaturanrasmee/ Song Sound Production

Synopsis

Lek is a lonely locksmith who’s never had a girlfriend. Kong is an aspiring writer who lives with his mom. The two strangers work side by side at the shopping mall, one copying keys, the other selling tabloid magazines. (…)