Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

Near a coastal village of Thailand, by the sea where thousands of Rohingya refugees have drowned, a local fisherman finds an injured man lying unconscious in the forest. He rescues the stranger, who does not speak a word, offers him his friendship and names him Thongchai. But when the fisherman suddenly disappears at sea, Thongchai slowly begins to take over his friend’s life – his house, his job and his ex-wife…


Awards

Won Best Film – Mumbai FF (Golden Gateway Award - International Competition), Venice FF(Venice Horizons Award) | Nominated Best Film – San Sebastian IFF, Toronto IFF, Cairo IFF | Won Best Director – Cairo IFF(Silver Pyramid - International Competition), Thessaloniki FF(Bronze Alexander)