About

'Tropical Malady' explores the passionate relationship between two men with unusual consequences. The film is divided in two parts. The first half charts the modest attraction between two men in the sunny, relaxing countryside and the second half charts the confusion and terror of an unknown menace lurking deep within the jungle shadows.

7.3
46
Written by

Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Screenplay)

Runtime

114 minutes

Country

Italy, Germany, France, Thailand

Language

Thai

Cast

Keywords

gay relationship homosexuality rural setting shaman tiger

Lists

#251 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#9 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#52 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC