Mysterious Object at Noon Poster

Release Date: 2000

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul interviews a hodgepodge of people to continue a creative story about a boy and his teacher.

Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Genres: Documentary

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  • So many thematic and tonal elements of Weerasethakul's later, more celebrated films, are evident in Mysterious Object at Noon that it would be easy to consider as a formative exercise alone, but even as he began to explore these fertile soils, he was creating a work of captivating and arresting beauty. show more

  • Far from an empty vessel, the film encourages an ever increasing proliferation of odd topics and perspectives. show more

  • Mr. Weerasethakul's film is like a piece of chamber music slowly, deftly expanding into a full symphonic movement; to watch it is to enter a fugue state that has the music and rhythms of another culture. show more

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