A post charity screening of Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives included a Q&A session with filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul which lasted for about an hour at The Picturehouse Lounge. The first filmmaker from Southeast Asia to win the Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or, you can view the entire session with Apichatpong here, moderated by Asian Film Archive's Karen Chan:
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Fans queuing up for the filmmaker's autograph. You'd see postcards, DVDs and even the December Issue of Sight and Sound magazine being whipped out for signature
I got a smiley face on mine :-)
For those interested in joining the Sold Out Masterclass with Apichatpong Weerasethakul tomorrow afternoon, you will be glad that the venue has added 20 more seats, so hurry!
Date & Time
17 Jan 2011 (Mon), 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Price (inclusive of tea reception)
$50 per person
NYU Tisch School of the Arts Asia, 3 Kay Siang Road, Singapore 248923
You can click here for more detailed information on enrollment.
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Loong Boonmee Raleuk Chat / ลุงบุญมีระลึกชาติ) opens exclusively at The Picturehouse from 27 Jan 2010