Our Interview with TAIKI SAKPISIT, Director of the IFFR’s FIPRESCI Award-Winning Film THE EDGE OF DAYBREAK

The 50th Edition of International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) is by far the best thing that happened to 2021. First part came to a close but we will meet again in June (2-6 June 2021). As we have mentioned in our previous reviews, the IFFR team did (and keep doing) everything in their capacity to … Okumaya devam et Our Interview with TAIKI SAKPISIT, Director of the IFFR’s FIPRESCI Award-Winning Film THE EDGE OF DAYBREAK

Onibaba: Like the wind in the fields of Aaru

The word Aaru, in the Egyptian mythology, means “reed” and the “Fields of Reed” are a heavenly paradise where Osiris rules. The same fields of reed, however, depicted as a dominant habitat in Onibaba, describe a hell bound, abominable place in the middle of a civil war. This Shindô-like contrast aside, let’s try to look further … Okumaya devam et Onibaba: Like the wind in the fields of Aaru