Hi-so (2011)

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Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Some will find it a bit muted, but those attuned to the quiet desolation of an Antonioni or Hou Hsiao-Hsien will find much to admire. A welcome discovery.

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Philip French
Observer (UK)

It's all rather familiar but well done.

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Rebecca Ellis
Little White Lies
Richard Kuipers

This artsy romancer is well performed but suffers from muddled, meandering plotting.

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Jennifer Tate

An enjoyable Thai drama with a poignant message, Hi-So has a notable script and some admirable performances, but the slow pacing and lack of spark in the second act can make it a little arduous to watch.

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Miles Fielder
The List

For most of its seemingly interminable running time the bored-looking protagonist sits in his apartment possibly thinking about something or nothing.

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

"Hi-So" has ideas but no place pressing to go.

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Mike McCahill

An oddly cleansing, even affirming experience.

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David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Assarat's freeform film is sometimes tantalising if noodle-baking stuff. If you can divine its meaning, take the rest of the year off.

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