Produced by Nandita Solomon and directed by Dain Said, BUNOHAN is the tragic story of love lost between three estranged brothers and their ailing father. Each man's unfulfilled struggle for reconciliation and forgiveness leads to the violence of loss, betrayal, corruption, and murder.
The story opens in a one-horse town in southern Thailand, just across the border from Malaysia, 'Bunga Lalang', or Adil, played by ZAHIRIL ADZIM is in a Tomoi ring fighting for his life in an honour fight to the death. Adil is extricated from the fight by his childhood friend, instantly turning them into fugitives. An assassin, Ilham played by FAIZAL HUSSEIN, is set loose on the runaway fighter's trail as the young men flee home to the village of Bunohan (Murder). Bunohan is also Ilham's hometown to which he has never returned since he left. Meanwhil, Bakar played by PEKIN IBRAHIM, Adil's elder brother, returns from the city, ostensibly to look after their ailing father. But behind this mask of a dutiful son is an ambitious businessman and vicious player, screening the depths of corruption, greed and lust for power that will unravel the lives of all.
The tree men arrive home where fate awaits them. As the shadows of their darker selves rise, memories of longing, retribution and loss flood back. In BUNOHAN, home is where the heart breaks.
With 4 exclusive feature including Production Gallery, Interview with director, The Making Of and Deleted Scene with a feature film, BUNOHAN sale on DVD original market RM 19.90. please buy now if you like this movie..
OFFICIAL SELECTION TIFF
TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2011
GOLDEN HORSE FILM FESTIVAL