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Syndromes and a Century

2 Ratings: 4.0
Art House & International movie directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul

From the director of BLISSFULLY YOURS and TROPICAL MALADY.    A film in two parts which sometimes echo each other. The two central characters are inspired by the filmmaker's parents, in the years before they became lovers. The first … see full wiki

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Genre: Foreign
2 reviews about Syndromes and a Century
review by . January 14, 2008
posted in Movie Hype
Although he studied filmmaking in the United States, Thai filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul seems almost to reinvent cinema with each new film. There is something very refreshing about the contemplative style of camera work and the associative approach to editing, an approach that feels like it doesn't belong to the standard lineages of cinematic technique, but doesn't feel like incompetence either -- it just feels like something very different from what one is used to. His approach in this film …
review by . December 09, 2007
"Syndromes and a Century"    Serene Magic    Amos Lassen    Blurring past and present, "Syndromes and a Century" (Strand Releasing) by Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul is a visually beautiful movie that carefully explores the subjectivity of memory. The director recollects his parents, both of whom were doctors and he looks at their lives before they fell in love. He looks at their emotions and examines their feelings.   The …
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