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  1. ‘Cemetery of Splendor’ (‘Rak Ti Khon Kaen’): Cannes Review

    5:55 am 5/18/2015

    Palme d'Or winner Apichatpong Weerasethakul premiered his latest in the Un Certain Regard sidebarRead more

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  2. Cannes' Sorry Record With Oscar

    1:57 pm 5/13/2015

    Think the foreign-language category is the best match with the fest? Think again.Read more

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  3. Thai Pitch Event Returns to Cannes

    11:56 pm 4/29/2015

    The Thai Pavilion will present three new projects to international funders and producers, while Apichatpong Weerasethakul returns to the Croisette with his first feature-length film since winning the Palme d'Or. Read more

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  4. Thai Director Apichatpong Weerasethakul Preps First Feature Since Winning Palme d’Or

    8:11 am 3/29/2013

    "Cemetery of Kings," will be the director’s followup to "Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives," for which he won the top Cannes honor in 2010. Read more

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  5. Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum Announces 2013 Projects

    6:00 pm 1/27/2013

    Film festival regulars Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Naomi Kawase and Wang Bing are among directors bringing their latest projects to one of Asia’s most prominent co-production platforms in March.Read more

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  6. BUSAN FILM FESTIVAL: THR's Festival Daily

    11:00 am 10/10/2011

    News, reviews and analysis from the fifth day of the Korean festival, including a look at Kevin Spacey's "Inseparable."Read more

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  7. Thai Director Sees Upside to Piracy

    8:52 am 10/10/2011

    Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul said there can be virtues in piracy, as it can provide an alternative to censorship issues, also suggesting major studios could learn from the independent industry’s embrace of this under- ground culture.Read more

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  8. Thai Director Apichatpong Weerasethakul To Head Venice's Orizzonti Jury

    3:18 am 6/16/2011

    Italian directors Carlo Mazzacurati and Roberta Torre will head juries of other Venice sidebars.Read more

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  9. Southeast Asia Starting to Loosen Hollywood's Hold on Its Home Turf

    6:08 am 5/12/2011

    Directors from the region like Brillante Mendoza and Apichatpong Weerasethakul are growing in prestige on the global stage.Read more

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  10. 'Uncle Boonmee' Director Wins RiverRun Fest's Inaugural Peter Brunette Award

    3:46 pm 4/20/2011

    The late THR film critic was a major supporter of the North Carolina event, which also honored French actor Mathieu Amalric, Djeneba Kone and the doc "Armadillo."Read more

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