Thailand Selects Controversial ‘Arpat’ as Oscar Contender


Thailand has selected the controversial film “Arpat” as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. Directed by Kanittha Kwunyoo, the film tells the story of a young man who is forced by his father to become a monk. The young man later develops an intimate relationship with a village girl. Its commercial release in... Read more »

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