Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul. “I want to talk about politics, our reality, our lives,” he says. Photo: AFP

Filmmaker fed up of Thai junta’s creative curbs to shoot in Colombia next

  • Apichatpong Weerasethakul, winner of Cannes festival’s Palme d’Or in 2010, decides to make next film, starring Tilda Swinton, in South America
  • Creative restrictions of junta-run Thailand to blame
Topic |   Asian cinema

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Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul. “I want to talk about politics, our reality, our lives,” he says. Photo: AFP
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