FIST AND FAITH
Jiang Zhuoyuan | China, 2017
Director: Nattawut Poonpiriya
Cast: hutimon Chuengcharoensukying, Eisaya Hosuwan, Teeradon Supapunpinyo
Language: Thai (With Catalan and Spanish Subtitles) / Runtime: 130 min.
Lynn is a gifted student that creates a system to cheat at exams and pass them all. Her money starts to grow exponencially as she gets dozens of requests from students who are ready to pay a very high price for the answers. A film about exams? Yes, and what a film! Presented as an intrigue exercise, Bad Genius has become the hit of the season in Thailand and an American major has already acquired the rights to turn it into a Hollywood film. It is a clever and frantic film, well-acted and it explains how to show off in educaton in the 21st century. What else do you want?