THE YEAR OF THE EVERLASTING STORM
November 10 – 2PM + 7PM
Chile, China, Iran, Thailand, USA, 2021 – 120 minutes
Directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Jafar Panahi, Laura Poitras, David Lowery, Dominga Sotomayor, Anthony Chen, Malik Vitthal
Seven renowned “art-house” filmmakers accepted the challenge of shooting within the confines of their quarantines. They illuminate how individuals and families coped with uncertainty and fear, joys and diversions, stresses and failures in seven unique cultural and geographic settings. The proximity of the fictional and documentary segments create their own synergy in this Special Screenings from Cannes.