‘Chan’ to push limits in Thailand

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Helmer Ninzee Nimbutur is set to challenge government censors with “Chan Dhjara,” an erotic tale set after WWII.

Hong Kong-based Applause Pictures and local Thai production house Tai Entertainment inked Wednesday to ante up 88 million baht ($2 million) for the pic.

In production in Thailand, “Chan Dhjara” will be released in October. The Hong Kong office of Fortissimo Film Sales will handle international sales rights.

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