Malaria and Mosquitoes

  • 24'
  • Thailand
  • 2013
Simple, authentic film about the simple, authentic Karen people who live along the borders of Myanmar and Thailand. A young Karen widow needs money to gain Thai citizenship. She decides to sell the boat that belonged to her husband who was shot whereupon she is rejected by her mother-in-law. Screens before The Songs of Rice.
Director
Pimpaka Towira
Premiere
International premiere
Country of production
Thailand
Year
2013
Festival Edition
IFFR 2014
Length
24'
Medium
DCP
Language
Burmese
Producer
Pimpaka Towira
Production Company
Extra Virgin Co. Ltd.
Sales
Extra Virgin Co. Ltd.
Screenplay
Pimpaka Towira
Cinematography
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng
Website
http://www.extravirginco.com/wp/?p=531