Thai Director Apichatpong Weerasethakul on Film and Censorship

Montreal Mirror | June 13, 2008
Thailand's board of censors demanded that four scenes -- which apparently portrayed doctors and monks in a disrespectful light -- be cut from Syndromes and a Century, and Weerasethakul refused, which meant that the film could not legally be shown.

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