HONG KONG – Thailand has made the unusual choice of a psychological thriller "Countdown" as its contender for nomination in the Academy Awards' foreign-language section. The film was directed by…
While the Chinese film industry is booming at home, with production volume, cinema numbers and theatrical box office all racing ahead, film exports are going almost nowhere. Official figures are…
BANGKOK — Political life, pop culture and social media collided yesterday in Thailand when wealthy politician Chonsawat ‘Ae’ Asavahame announced that he had married soap opera superstar Janie…
Thailand has a solid tradition of moviegoing, but its main lures for bizzers are its spectacular scenery for location work and well-appointed facilities.
Australian documentarian Kim Mordaunt makes an impressive narrative debut with this Laos-set humanist drama.
Four Thai teenagers get a harsh reality check while trying to learn a traditional dance to fulfill their religious pledges in "Tang Wong," a coming-of-ager that turns the typically cheesy…
Scoring more than $160 million in three weeks to become China's highest-grossing domestic film ever, "Lost in Thailand" is a boisterous, joyously hokey comedy that connects with auds through its…
BEIJING -- Thailand's film and TV biz directly contributes $2.22 billion to the economy, and supports 86,600 jobs, as well as generating $81 million in tax revenues, according to a new report.
The act of photography and the role it plays in how people and places are remembered is elegantly examined in "36."
BEIJING -- The first edition of Thailand's Hua Hin Film Fest is set to bow Jan. 26 with the screening of South Korean pic "Always," followed by the unspooling of 50 movies over four days.