Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul • Thailand
Thai surrealist master Apichatpong Weerasethakul returns with a tale that takes place between worlds natural and spiritual, past and present. When a group of soldiers becomes afflicted with a strange sleeping sickness, a volunteer nurse communicates with their unconscious selves through a medium. A hypnotic cinematic dreamscape unfolds when she discovers that the soldiers are sleeping on an ancient royal grave.
Run Time: 122 Min.
Festival Program: World Cinema
Official Website: http://strandreleasing.com/films/cemetery-of-splendor/