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Rak Ti Khon Kaen – CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR

Magic and romance as paths to greater self-awareness
Jenjira Widner and Banlop Lomnoi
Directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Apichatpong Weerasethakul made a huge comeback to Cannes today with two screenings of his new film CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR, a new feature-length drama about soldiers suffering from mysterious sickness that makes them sleep. The soldiers get transferred to a temporary clinic in a former school. Housewife and nurse's volunteer Jenjira (played by Jenjira Widner) is gradually pulled into the strange ... more >