Thai horror flick The Medium draws on shamanistic beliefs in Isan

The Medium stars Sawanee Utoomma (right).
The Medium stars Sawanee Utoomma (right).PHOTO: GOLDEN VILLAGE

SINGAPORE - If you enjoy Thai horror movies, you have probably enjoyed the work of Banjong Pisanthanakun. The 41-year-old film-maker has written and directed several horror hits, including Shutter (2004), a segment in the compendium 4bia (2008) and the comedy-tinged Pee Mak (2013).

In an e-mail interview with The Straits Times, Banjong says his new spine-chiller, The Medium, stands apart from his previous films.

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