aka Kraben rahu First screened in September 2018
Director: Phuttiphong Aroonpheng. Cast: Wanlop Rungkumjad, Aphisit Hama, Rasmee Wayrana. Screenplay: Phuttiphong Aroonpheng. Twitter Capsule:
Impressively singular sound and image regimes. Tender rapport takes ominous turns; dark but earnest reflection on exile.
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