Grand prix d’honneur2021 Program
Apichatpong Weerasethakul, one of the greatest living directors, will be the 32th FIDMarseille edition’s Grand Prix d’Honneur.
In addition to a retrospective in his presence, Apichatpong Weerasethakul will give a masterclass Wednesday, July 21st.
As a reminder, Apichatpong Weerasethakul received the Palme d’or of the 63rd Cannes Film Festival in 2010 for UNCLE BOONMEE. He has already been awarded with the Jury Prize of the Cannes Film Festival in 2004 for TROPICAL MALADY and in 2002, he has been awarded of Un Certain Regard prize for BLISSFULLY YOURS. His last movie, MEMORIA, with Tilda Swinton and Jeanne Balibar, is part of the Official Competition in the Cannes selection this year.
His first movie MYSTERIOUS OBJECT AT NOON, has been selected in the International Competition and was shown as a French Premiere at FID 2000. Apart from this first movie, this filmmaker was at FIDMarseille with THE ANTHEM (Out of competition, 2006), PHANTOMS OF NABUA (International Competition, 2009), MOBILE MEN (Out of Competition, 2011).
In 2007, he was the International Competition Jury’s president.
Apichatpong Weerasethakul About Blissfully Yours, it is tempting to argue that the film starts in some G.P.’s practice, where a doctor examines a young man who came along with a young girl and...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul Admittedly, there is an event unfolding at the heart of Cemetery of Splendour, there is an overflow of colours and with these, the lethargy setting in the whole city and...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul « Memoria presents the entanglement of memories, personal and collective. Jessica wakes up as an empty shell and absorbs memories of people and places. The name Jessica...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul Let’s recall the incipit to Mysterious. This is not about an arbitrary litany of narratives gleaned here and there, although it all seems to partake of the merry reign...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul “The one thing that makes Oncle Boonmee so special is that its sense of miscellanies and reboots serves a game of echoes between the near and the far, the intimate and...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul Syndromes and a Century’s working title was Intimacy. But the final title still refers to it. For Apichatpong, who is always exceptionally attentive to amorous urges,...En savoir +
Apichatpong Weerasethakul The shot is of a kind to be integrated softly, from the bottom if slightly high, or from the back if detached from a core element. Symmetrically, one does leave the shot,...En savoir +