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

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

Cannes’ Sorry Record With Oscar

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

Thai Pitch Event Returns to Cannes

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…

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

"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.

Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum Announces 2013 Projects

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.


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

Thai Director Sees Upside to Piracy

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…

Thai Director Apichatpong Weerasethakul To Head Venice’s Orizzonti Jury

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

Southeast Asia Starting to Loosen Hollywood’s Hold on Its Home Turf

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

‘Uncle Boonmee’ Director Wins RiverRun Fest’s Inaugural Peter Brunette Award

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."