Magazine article Screen International

Thai Filmmakers Launch Sales Company

Magazine article Screen International

Thai Filmmakers Launch Sales Company

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Six of Thailand's leading independent filmmakers have joined forces to launch an international sales and festival distribution company, Mosquito Films Distribution.

The six filmmakers include Apichatpong Weerasethakul, who won the Cannes Palme d'Or for Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives, along with Pimpaka Towira (One Night Husband), Aditya Assarat (Hi-So), producer Soros Sukhum, Anocha Suwichakornpong (Mundane History) and Lee Chatametikool (Concrete Clouds).

The new company will handle international sales and festival distribution for the six partners' films, as well as upcoming titles from the new generation of South-East Asian filmmakers. In addition to working on individual films, the new outfit aims to aggregate the content into curated programmes for film festivals and educational institutions.

Mosquito Films Distribution will make its debut at the Rotterdam Film Festival, which starts tomorrow (Jan 22-Feb 2) and also attend the Berlin Film Festival. …

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