Cemetery of Splendor
Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul Run Time: 122 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2015 Language: Thai
Starring: Banlop Lomnoi, Jarinpattra Rueangram, Jenjira Pongpas
In CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR, a cinematic enigma from Thai filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul, soldiers with a mysterious sleeping sickness are transferred to a temporary clinic in a former school. This memory-filled space becomes a revelatory world for volunteer Jenjira, as she watches over a handsome soldier with no family visitors. Magic, healing, romance, and dreams are all part of Jen’s tender path to a deeper awareness of herself and the world.