BY THE TIME IT GETS DARK
Saturday, March 2
(2016, HD, 105m) dir Anocha Suwichakornpong in attendance. The delicately poetic second feature by Thai director Anocha Suwichakornpong weaves together multiple stories and characters to create a portrait of a beautiful country haunted by the lingering trauma of the 1976 government-sanctioned massacre of student demonstrators in Bangkok. Filmmaker in attendance.
The film is part of the series “Intimate Ecologies: where forests, rivers and skies speak” sponsored by the Environmental Humanities Initiative, the Department of Asian Languages and Literatures and Cinema in the Cities.