BY THE TIME IT GETS DARK

Thailand

Special

Director: Anocha Suwichakornpong
Year: 2016
Duration: 105′
Language: Original Version – Spanish Subtitles
Genre: Drama

Synopsis

Two women arrive at a secluded house surrounded by fields and mountains. The younger woman will direct a film about the older one; a writer who led the student movement in the 1970s. The women dine at a nearby café and have an awkward conversation with the girl who serves them. The director begins venturing out alone , and explores a nearby mushroom farm.

Director’s Biography

Anocha Suwichakornpong was born in 1976, in Thailand.She is a film director and producer from Thailand. Her first feature, “Mundane History” won the Tiger Award at Rotterdam.

Festivals and Awards

2017: Thailand Film Association Award for Best Screenplay
2016: Gold Leopard; Locarno International Film Festival: Special Jury Prize; Leopard for Best Direction
Prince Claus Fund from CineMart


SCREENING

Sunday 4th Nov

20:00h

CINEMES GIRONA