There are several “must-see” movies in the festival, including “Insects in the Backyard”, the debut feature by Thai indie director Tanwarin Sukhapisit, which premiered at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
Others are “Red Dragonflies” from Singapore, which has been awarded at many film festivals, “The Well,” a coming-of-age drama from India, “Au Revoir Taipei,” a new romantic comedy from Taiwan, “Cold Water of the Sea” from Costa Rica, which won a Tiger Award at this year’s International Film Festival Rotterdam.
The 8th World Film Festival of Bangkok will be held at Paragon Cineplex and Major Cineplex Sukhumvit (Ekamai) from 5 to 14 November 2010. Tickets are 100 baht and 50 baht for students. For more information please check out www.worldfilmbkk.com.