Apichatpong Weerasethakul's list of 50 favorite films

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Discover Apichatpong Weerasethakul's influences through his list of 50 favorite films from before 2005 : www.lacinetek.com/director-list/apichatpong-weerasethakul

Filmography :

Feature films
Mysterious object at noon (ดอกฟ้าในมือมาร, Dokfa nai meuman) (2000) – Blissfully Yours (สุดเสน่หา, Sud sanaeha) (2002) – The Adventure of Iron Pussy (หัวใจทรนง, Hua jai tor ra nong) (2003) – Tropical Malady (สัตว์ประหลาด, Sud pralad) (2004) – Syndromes and a Century (แสงศตวรรษ, Sang sattawat) (2006) – Uncle Boonmee who can recall his past lives (ลุงบุญมีระลึกชาติ, Lung Boonmee raluek chat) (2010) – Mekong Hotel (2012) – Cemetery of Splendour (รักที่ขอนแก่น, Rak ti Khon Kaen) (2015)

Short films
Bullet (1993) – Boys at noon (2000) – Worldly Desires (2005) – Phantoms of Nabua (2009) – A letter to Uncle Boonmee (2009) – Ten years Thailand (segment) (2018) – Memoria (2021)

  • Empire
  • The General
  • Orange
  • Gattaca
  • Rebels of the Neon God
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • The Conversation
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • The Puppetmaster
  • Rain
  • Satantango
  • Valentin de las Sierras
  • Primate
  • Free Radicals
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • The Lost World
  • A Man and His Dog Out for Air
  • Our Trip to Africa
  • Eaux d'artifice
  • A Man Vanishes
  • Homework
  • The Chess Players
  • Life/Expectancy
  • The House Is Black
  • Roma
  • The Unchanging Sea
  • I Walked with a Zombie
  • Atami Blues
  • Opening Night
  • Boy
  • The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On
  • Careful
  • Street of Crocodiles
  • Re-Animator
  • The Khayal Saga
  • The Wheel
  • Chronicle of a Summer
  • I, an Actress
  • Pink Flamingos
  • The Marriage Circle
  • Blight
  • Riyo
  • Alone. Life Wastes Andy Hardy
  • Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
  • Voyage to the Beginning of the World
  • A Taxing Woman
  • 37-73
  • The Captive