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Genre: Drama
Programme
Synopsis

Near a coastal village of Thailand, by the sea where thousands of Rohingya refugees have drowned, a local fisher­man finds an injured man lying unconscious in the forest. He rescues the stranger, who doesn’t speak a word, offers him his friendship and names him Thongchai. But when the fisherman suddenly disappears at sea, Thongchai slowly begins to take over his friend’s life – his house, his job and his ex-wife…

Director
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng

(1976)

Fri, 16.11.2018
9:30 pm
Tallinn, 
Coca-Cola Plaza
Hall 3
010308
Subtitles: 
ENG
Screening code: 010308
Mon, 19.11.2018
5:45 pm
Tartu, 
Cinamon
Hall 4
041706
Subtitles: 
ENG
Screening code: 041706
Thu, 29.11.2018
5:00 pm
Tallinn, 
Coca-Cola Plaza
Hall 3
140306
Subtitles: 
ENG
Screening code: 140306
Film info
Countries: Thailand, France, China
Year: 2018
Duration: 105 minutes
Language: Thai
Director: Phuttiphong Aroonpheng
Producers:   Mai Meksawan, Philippe Avril  
Writer: Phuttiphong Aroonpheng
DOP: Nawarophaat Rungphiboonsophit
Montage: Lee Chatametikool
Composers: Mathieu Gabry, Christine Ott
Cast: Wanlop Rungkumjad, Aphisit Hama, Rasmee Wayrana
Productions: Diversion, Les Films de l'Etranger
Festivals: Venice (Orrizonti - Best Film), Toronto, Busan, San Sebastian
Synopsis

Near a coastal village of Thailand, by the sea where thousands of Rohingya refugees have drowned, a local fisher­man finds an injured man lying unconscious in the forest. He rescues the stranger, who doesn’t speak a word, offers him his friendship and names him Thongchai. But when the fisherman suddenly disappears at sea, Thongchai slowly begins to take over his friend’s life – his house, his job and his ex-wife…

Director
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng

(1976)