Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul's surreal comedy, winner of the Palm d'Or at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival.

Suffering from acute kidney failure, Uncle Boonmee has chosen to spend his final days surrounded by his loved ones in the countryside. Surprisingly, the ghost of his deceased wife appears to care for him, and his long lost son returns home in non-human form. Contemplating the reasons for his illness, Boonmee treks through the jungle with his family to a mysterious hilltop cave - the birthplace of his first life.

2010114 minsUK, Thailand, France, Germany, Spain
ComedyDramaWorld Cinema
Director:
Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Syndromes and A Century, Tropical Malady, Blissfully Yours)
Writer:
Apichatpong Weerasethakul
Cast:
Sakda KaewbuadeeJenjira Pongpas