I Don't Want To Sleep Alone

I Don’t Want To Sleep Alone (2006)

I Don’t Want To Sleep Alone first published by EyeforFilm, 14 Nov, 2007 Although it is the eighth feature of Tsai Ming-Liang, I Don’t Want To Sleep Alone is the first to be set in Malaysia, the land of his birth – and while all the Taiwan-based director’s films have deployed impassively static camerawork, languid…

Thoracic

The Fifth Thoracic Vertebra (2021) + Cashbag

The Fifth Thoracic Vertebra, transcript of introduction to a screening for the London Korean Film Festival 2022 ‘Thoracic’ is one of those highly technical, slightly pedantic words, like ‘synecdoche’ or ‘symbiopsychotoxiplasm’, whose specialised obscurity ensures that its appearance in a title makes an immediate impression of a certain eccentricity. When you settle down to watch…