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The BK Film Awards 2017
Just in time for the 89th Academy Awards on Feb 26, here are the 15 things we loved (and hated) about Thai film from the past year.
A scene from 'Motel Mist'
The best Thai films of 2016
From controversial bans to restored classics, it was a big year for Thai film. Here are our five favorite flicks, listed alphabetically.
Motel Mist set to hit cinemas despite conflict with True Visions
The movie was pulled from nationwide screenings in mid-November straight after its Bangkok premiere. 
A history of Thai films that never made it to the big screen at home
This week, controversy engulfed Prabda Yoon's film debut Motel Mist, when it was pulled from screens straight after its press premiere by the producers, True Visions. While that...
True Visions pulls Prabda Yoon's 'Motel Mist' from cinemas straight after premiere
The controversial film's future is now uncertain.
This is how Bangkok's alternative cinemas are celebrating Halloween
The parties may be canceled, but you can still get your scare on with these horror films on the big screen. 
The new films, directors and theaters breathing life into Thai indie cinema
The people and places making Thai film great again.
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
3 Thai movies place in BBC list of 21st century's top films
BBC Culture polled 177 film critics from around the world, with Thai director Apichatpong "Joe" Weerasethakul among the big winners.
Joaquin Phoenix in 'Her'
House Rama RCA celebrates 12th anniversary with 12 very special screenings
Including an advance screening of the brand new Godzilla. 
SF's new MX4D screen provides even more butthurt to the critically panned Suicide Squad
BK writer Bonnie Sananvatananont experiences a buttock-clenching ride at SF World Cinema’s new interactive MX4D screen during the opening of anti-hero film of the moment, Suicide Squad.
3D design of BKKSR. Credit: www.fb.com/bangkokscreeningroom
Bangkok is finally getting the independent cinema it deserves
Art-house flicks and cult classics, coming to a screen near you this August. 
There's a rooftop screening of 'Purple Rain' happening in Bangkok next week
Enjoy Prince's acting debut on the big screen.
Weekends, Director: Lee Dong Ha
Bangkok Gay and Lesbian Film Festival returns next month
The second edition of the festival dedicated to the best LGBTQ+ films from around the world takes place in June. Here are the highlights.
A Copy of My Mind (Directed by Joko Anwar)
This film festival screens the best new ASEAN movies completely free
Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival returns this Friday at CentralWorld. 
The BK Film Awards 2016
Just in time with the 88th Academy Awards on Feb 28, here are the 15 things we loved and hated about Thai film from the past year. 
Future Shorts Pop Up Cinema
11 cool film events to catch in Bangkok this February
'Tis the month for outdoor screenings, pop-up film festivals and directors' talks.
Freelance
The best Thai films of 2015
The end of GTH, the return of messrs Apichatpong and Kongdej—it's been a big year for Thai film. Here are our five favorite flicks, listed alphabetically.
Snap by Kongdej Jaturanrasamee
10 must-see movies at the 13th World Film Festival of Bangkok
Returning this Nov 13-22 at SF Cinema, CentralWorld (7/F, BTS Chit Lom), the World Film Festival of Bangkok showcases the best works by emerging independent filmmakers from...
Actor-turned-writer Sean Jindachot shares his life lessons
Sean Jindachot, 27, first came to public attention as a young actor in the Gling Wai Gon Por Sorn Wai TV series in the mid-'00s. Fresh from filming the upcoming series Ngao Asoke, he...
Fan Chan (2003)
25 classic Thai films you must watch
To mark National Thai Film Conservation Day on Oct 4, the Ministry of Culture added 25 films to the national film heritage registry. In that spirit, we present our favorite Thai films you should (re)...
Microtopia
BACC screens a collection of design documentaries that you won't want to miss
Movies on Design features five film screenings running from Sep 25-Oct 4.
Big Father, Small Father and The Other Stories
Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2015
In preparation for the coming of the AEC, the Ministry of Culture, the National Federation of Thai Film Associations and SF Cinema will host a four-day film festival from Aug 27-30. Check...
16 things you should know before the premiere of Gossip Girl Thailand
The Thai adaptation of the hit US TV series premieres this Thursday, Jul 16, at 11:20 on Channel 3. Here's what we already know.  
Mad Max headlines four huge films opening in Bangkok cinemas this week
Watch all the trailers below for films opening on May 14.