Seeing in the Dark
Taiki SAKPISIT Thailand 29 mins PG Asian Premiere
Southeast Asian Short Film Competition – Programme 4
This film will be screened together with Vania on Lima Street, Parasite Family & Plastic Sonata
A sensorial, left-field take on Thai political history that moves between a subdued past etched in the landscape of Khao Kho mountain, once a stronghold of communist insurgents, and a dynamic near-present marked by Bangkok’s 2021 anti-government protests.
Taiki SAKPISIT is a Thai filmmaker and moving-image artist whose works explore his country’s political history. His debut feature The Edge of Daybreak (2021) was screened at last year’s SGIFF.
Key points to note
The total programme rating for Southeast Asian Short Film Competition Programme 4, is M18 (Some Mature Content).