February 9, 2011

When the poster is nearly as good as the movie



A poster for the Cannes Palme d'Or-winning Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (dir. Apichatpong Weerasethakul). The poster is by Chris Ware, author of the graphic novel Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth which I'm pretty sure -- and I really should look this up -- was Chris Knox's choice of all-time favourite book on that Emily Perkins book show, The Good Word. As usual, Knox wasn't wrong ...