Apichatpong's Uncle Boonmee at The Picturehouse. Opens 27 Jan 2011

"Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" Opens 27th Jan 2011 at The Picturehouse (The Cathay - Singapore)

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"Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" Opens 27th Jan 2011 at The Picturehouse (The Cathay - Singapore)

波米叔叔的前世今生

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Starring:

Thanapat Saisaymar - Uncle Boonmee,

Jenjira Pongpas - Jen,

Sakda Kaewbuadee - Tong,

Natthakarn Aphaiwonk - Huav (Boonmee's Wife),

Geerasak Kulhong - Boonsong (Boonmee's Son)

Screenplay by:

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Directed by:

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Produced by:

Simon Field, Keith Griffiths, Charles de Meaux and Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Awards:

Palme d'Or, Festival de Cannes 2010

Tim Burton, head of the jury, gave his own sincere endorsement. "I liked it because it is a movie that you normally don't see, not Western, with fantasy elements done in a way I have never seen before. It is a beautiful strange dream. It has a quiet reflective nature, full of surprises."

Plot outline:

Suffering from acute kidney failure, Uncle Boonmee has chosen to spend his final days surrounded by his loved on...