24.9. - 3.10.2020

36 Thailand 2012 | 68 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2013

Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit

Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit (1984) is a self-taught director and one of Thailand's most successful young film-makers. His debut film 36 (Filmfest Hamburg 2013) won the debut film prize at the Busan festival and he was invited to present Mary Is Happy, Mary Is Happy* at the Venice Film Festival.

rated for 0 + years
Sai works as a location scout for a film production company and is always taking photos with her digital camera – a kind of professional illness. She documents everything she notices on her forays in the city and its ruins. The mass of pictures are organized quite simply: one hard drive per year. A photo of her and Oom, whom she meets on a job, is also on one of the drives. Years later, Sai discovers that the hard disk is faulty and that the only proof of her meeting with Oom is thus lost forever. A wonderfully gentle reflection in just 36 scenes on the dynamics of remembering and memory loss. A love story for the digital age.
Orig. Title: 36
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Thai
Section: Asia Express
Director: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
Screenplay: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
Cast: Koramit Vajrasthira, Wanlop Rungkamjad, Sirima Aksornsawang, Puangpaka Aksornsawang, Itthisak Treesanga, Siriporn Kongma
Producer: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit,Aditya Assarat,Soros Sukhum
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music: Wuttipong Leetrakul, Yellow Fang
Director of Photography: Khumwan Pairach
Production Design: Rasiguet Sookkarn
Editor: Upanigkit Chonlasit
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource: Pascale Ramonda
German Distributor:
World Sales: Pop Pictures Co. Ltd.
Production: Very Sad Pictures


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