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DEAREST SISTER (NONG HAK)

Directed by: Mattie Do 2016 | 100 min.

Section: Fantastic Asia

Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

Countries: Estonia, France, Laos

Languages: English, Estonian, Lao, Thai, with English subtitles

Genres: Asian Cinema, Drama, Supernatural, Thriller


Synopsis

A poor village girl travels to Vientiane to care for a rich cousin who has mysteriously lost her sight, and yet somehow gained the ability to communicate with the dead. When she realizes that her cousin is receiving messages from spirits that allow her to win the lottery, she must choose between nursing her cousin back to health, or keeping her new source of income. DEAREST SISTER is an atmospheric morality tale that will draw you in.

Screenings

Saturday, November 05 3:15 PM Dole Cannery D Date Passed
Wednesday, November 09 3:30 PM Dole Cannery C Date Passed

Cast & Crew

Director Mattie Do
Producer Mattie Do, Christopher Larsen, Helen Lohmus, Annick Mahnert, Sten Saluveer, Douangmany Soliphanh
Cast Amphaiphun Phimmapunya, Tambet Tuisk, Tot Vilouna
Cinematographer Mart Ratassepp
Editor Zohar Michel
Writer Christopher Larsen