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  • Nov 01, 2018

Apichatpong Weerasethakul: A Performance of Dissent through Cinema

APICHATPONG WEERASETHAKUL on the set of Cemetery of Splendor, 2015, feature film, color, sound: 2 hrs 2 mins. Photograph Chai Siris. Courtesy Kick the Machine Films.

*In 2018, ArtAsiaPacific hosted a Young Writers Contest to celebrate its 25th anniversary year. This essay by Najrin Islam won third place. Read Kaitlin Chan’s entry (second place) here and Joyce Wong’s winning entry in Issue 111 of AAP.