ANOCHA SUWICHAKORNPONG Director, Producer Born in Thailand in 1976, Anocha Suwichakornpong graduated from an MFA film program at Columbia University, New York. Anocha’s thesis, “Graceland”, became the first Thai short film to be included in the Official Selection at Cannes Film Festival (Cinéfondation). Anocha’s first feature "Mundane History" received the Hubert Bals Fund, screened at more than forty film festivals and won numerous awards including the Tiger Award from Rotterdam, Grand Prix Prize from Transilvania and New Horizons, and Best Director from Mumbai. Her second feature, “By the Time It Gets Dark” is premiering in competition at Locarno Int. Film Festival 2016.

ANOCHA SUWICHAKORNPONG
Director, Producer

Born in Thailand in 1976, Anocha Suwichakornpong graduated from an MFA film program at Columbia University, New York. Anocha’s thesis, “Graceland”, became the first Thai short film to be included in the Official Selection at Cannes Film Festival (Cinéfondation). Anocha’s first feature "Mundane History" received the Hubert Bals Fund, screened at more than forty film festivals and won numerous awards including the Tiger Award from Rotterdam, Grand Prix Prize from Transilvania and New Horizons, and Best Director from Mumbai. Her second feature, “By the Time It Gets Dark” is premiering in competition at Locarno Int. Film Festival 2016.

SOROS SUKHUM Producer With a decade of experience, Soros is regarded as the most important independent producer working in Thailand. He has built and supported the new generation of Thai filmmakers including Aditya Assarat, Sivaroj Kongsakul, Anocha Suwichakornpong and Nawapol thamrongrattanarit on their debut features. His filmography includes numerous prizes including three Rotterdam Tiger awards and Pusan New Current Award for "Wonderful Town", "Mundane History", "Eternity", "36", "Concrete Clouds", "Motel Mist" and "By The Time It Gets Dark".

SOROS SUKHUM
Producer

With a decade of experience, Soros is regarded as the most important independent producer working in Thailand. He has built and supported the new generation of Thai filmmakers including Aditya Assarat, Sivaroj Kongsakul, Anocha Suwichakornpong and Nawapol thamrongrattanarit on their debut features. His filmography includes numerous prizes including three Rotterdam Tiger awards and Pusan New Current Award for "Wonderful Town", "Mundane History", "Eternity", "36", "Concrete Clouds", "Motel Mist" and "By The Time It Gets Dark".

PARINEE BUTHRASRI Producer Parinee earned her B.A. in Mass Communication and Media Management from Thammasat University. Combining her interests in film aesthetics with management, she has worked with a number of prominent directors, including Aditya Assarat, Lee Chatametikul, Kongdej Jaturanrasmee and Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit. As an assistant to Soros Sukhum, she line produced "By the Time It Gets Dark" and "Motel Mist". Her upcoming projects as a producer include "Rain" by Anocha Suwichakornpong and "Sydney" by Wasunun Hutawet (The Bangkok Produire au Sud Workshop 2015 and Pitching At Cannes 2015).

PARINEE BUTHRASRI
Producer

Parinee earned her B.A. in Mass Communication and Media Management from Thammasat University. Combining her interests in film aesthetics with management, she has worked with a number of prominent directors, including Aditya Assarat, Lee Chatametikul, Kongdej Jaturanrasmee and Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit. As an assistant to Soros Sukhum, she line produced "By the Time It Gets Dark" and "Motel Mist". Her upcoming projects as a producer include "Rain" by Anocha Suwichakornpong and "Sydney" by Wasunun Hutawet (The Bangkok Produire au Sud Workshop 2015 and Pitching At Cannes 2015).

 
MAENUM CHAGASIK Producer After working at the Thai Film Foundation organizing the Bangkok Film Festival, Maenum segued into production as an assistant director for "Wonderful Town" and "Hi-So" by Aditya Assarat, "Mundane History" by Anocha Suwichakornpong and "Eternity" by Sivaroj Kongsakul. In 2011, Maenum produced her first feature "In April the Following Year, There Was a Fire" directed by Wichanon Somumjam, which competed for the Tiger Awards at the International Film Festival of Rotterdam 2012. She then co-produced "How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)".

MAENUM CHAGASIK
Producer

After working at the Thai Film Foundation organizing the Bangkok Film Festival, Maenum segued into production as an assistant director for "Wonderful Town" and "Hi-So" by Aditya Assarat, "Mundane History" by Anocha Suwichakornpong and "Eternity" by Sivaroj Kongsakul. In 2011, Maenum produced her first feature "In April the Following Year, There Was a Fire" directed by Wichanon Somumjam, which competed for the Tiger Awards at the International Film Festival of Rotterdam 2012. She then co-produced "How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)".

MACHIMA OHM Editor Machima began her career as an Editor when she participated in Reality Filmmaker, a film workshop organized by Electric Eel Films. Since, she has been worked with Anocha Suwichakornpong, Soros Sukhum, Lee Chatametikool and Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit. In 2011, Machima produced her fisrt featuer "In The Flesh", which participated at the Tokyo Talent Campus. She has participated at the Kyoto Filmmakers' Lab and the Hong Kong Film Financing Forum. Machima currently works as a film editor, a film magazine editor and a yoga teacher. 

MACHIMA OHM
Editor

Machima began her career as an Editor when she participated in Reality Filmmaker, a film workshop organized by Electric Eel Films. Since, she has been worked with Anocha Suwichakornpong, Soros Sukhum, Lee Chatametikool and Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit. In 2011, Machima produced her fisrt featuer "In The Flesh", which participated at the Tokyo Talent Campus. She has participated at the Kyoto Filmmakers' Lab and the Hong Kong Film Financing Forum. Machima currently works as a film editor, a film magazine editor and a yoga teacher. 

TULAPOP SAENJAROEN Director, Artist Tulapop is an artist/filmmaker whose works encompass performance, video, film, and public project. He graduated from the Slade School of Fine Art of University College London and California Institute of the Arts. Tulapop joined Electric Eel Films as an assistant DOP for "Mundane History". He then works as an associate producer and casting director for "By The Time It Gets Dark". In 2016, he co-directed a short film "Nightfall" with Anocha Suwichakornpong, which had its world premiere at 62. Int. Short Film Festival Oberhausen.

TULAPOP SAENJAROEN
Director, Artist

Tulapop is an artist/filmmaker whose works encompass performance, video, film, and public project. He graduated from the Slade School of Fine Art of University College London and California Institute of the Arts. Tulapop joined Electric Eel Films as an assistant DOP for "Mundane History". He then works as an associate producer and casting director for "By The Time It Gets Dark". In 2016, he co-directed a short film "Nightfall" with Anocha Suwichakornpong, which had its world premiere at 62. Int. Short Film Festival Oberhausen.

JOSH KIM Director Josh Kim is a Korean-American filmmaker whose debut feature, "How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)", premiered in the Berlinale Panorama in 2015. The film won 19 international and local jury/audience awards and became the country's official entry to the Academy Awards and Golden Globes for Best Foreign Language Film. Recently, he founded a micro-documentary webseries project called Google Glass Diaries which documents the lives of people around the world in 60- second POV vignettes.

JOSH KIM
Director

Josh Kim is a Korean-American filmmaker whose debut feature, "How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)", premiered in the Berlinale Panorama in 2015. The film won 19 international and local jury/audience awards and became the country's official entry to the Academy Awards and Golden Globes for Best Foreign Language Film. Recently, he founded a micro-documentary webseries project called Google Glass Diaries which documents the lives of people around the world in 60- second POV vignettes.