(Siffest will definitely return for its 19th year, and beyond!)
And with Tropical Malady, I heartily close another chapter of the annual film-fest pilgrimage.
Surely I wish for a bang to end my journey with, not with a bewilderment and puzzlement over watching a gay-themed flick turning into a fable where real animals do talk like human beings (and couldn’t stop thinking how one part of the film is actually going to be a waste).
But then, not every journey is a fulfilling one, or a displeasant one.
It is best to think that once a journey is completed, then we feel rich with another added experience, and like it or not, some knowledge.
And over the fact that …
I just need to go abroad this time to properly enjoy a film festival!