Phutiphong Aroonpheng / TH, FR, CN, 2018 / 105 min.
The feature film debut of the Thai filmmaker Phuttiphong Aroonpheng is a succinct portrait – with undertones of magical realism – of the friendship between a Thai fisherman and a wounded refugee. Aroonpheng made a name for himself with his short film Ferris Wheel, which has been featured at more than twenty film festivals.
Manta Ray won the award for best film in the Orrizonti selection at Venice. The film has been selected for several other international festivals.
TH, FR, CN
ENG or NLD