• Released
  • March 2, 2011
  • (Limited 3/2)
  • 1 hr 53 min
  • Art House/Foreign
    Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Synopsis

The recipient of the prized Palme d'Or at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, director Apichatpong Weerasethakul's hypnotic drama tells the haunting story of a Thai man suffering from kidney failure who retreats to the countryside to die in the company of his loved ones. As Uncle Boonmee nears the end of his life, the spirit of his late wife returns to guide him into the unknown, and his estranged son reappears in the form of a jungle spirit. Later, the ailing man leads his family on a journey to a hilltop cave where he first came into this world. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

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