Syndromes and a Century (Sang Sattawat)
- Thailand / France / Austria
- 1h 46min
- Directed by: Apichatpong Weerasethakul
- Cast: Arkanae Cherkam, Jurachai Iamaram, Sakda Kaewbuadee
Weerasethakul's latest feature offers two incarnations of the same tale, a sort of romance with a medical setting, allowing for an exploration of a series of gentle oppositions - between male and female perspectives, rural and urban settings, fixed and mobile camerawork.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
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Syndromes and a Century29 Nov 2007
DRAMA (15) 106min Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s undeniably mysterious film is loosely based on his parents’ experience of working in a rural hospital in Thailand. As with the director’s other work (notably 2002’s Blissfully Yours and Tropical Malady from…
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