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Agrarian Utopia
7.9
/10
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AGRARIAN UTOPIA

Sawan baan na

Directed by Uruphong Raksasad
Thailand, 2009
Drama

Synopsis

Follows two debt-ridden families in Thailand that are forced to grow rice on someone else’s land.

Synopsis

Follows two debt-ridden families in Thailand that are forced to grow rice on someone else’s land.

Our take

From Thailand, the growing home of modern cinema’s greatest talents, comes this powerful humanist portrait of working life. Shot with a careful concern for its subjects and their daily tasks, Agrarian Utopia is surely one of the key documentaries from the last decade.