European Heritage Open House Days in Thailand on 15-16 September 2018

As part of the celebration of the ‘European Year of Cultural Heritage’, five embassies in Thailand will be opening up their premises to the public free of charge. This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy a guided visit of European Union Member States’ Ambassadorial Residences, discover European cultural heritage sites up close and […]

Taiwan Documentary Film Festival in Bangkok 2018 from 30 August to 2 September

Ministry of Culture of Taiwan, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Thailand, Documentary Club, Thai Media Fund, and SF World Cinema present the first “Taiwan Documentary Film Festival in Bangkok 2018” in Thailand to strengthen the relationship between Thailand and Taiwan as well as to share art, culture, history and lifestyle of Taiwanese people through […]

Rainy Season Trip to Nan Province

This weekend, I was invited to explore Nan in Northern Thailand by the local TAT office. This is one of my favorite areas of Thailand & I was very happy to be able to go and visit again.

Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival from 5-8 July at SF World Cinema

The Ministry of Culture, in partnership with The National Federation of Motion Pictures and Contents Association, will hosts the 4th edition of “Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2018”. This will be held in part to celebrate the 51st anniversary of the founding of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The festival this year will take place […]

Kids Cinema now open at Westgate and MegaBangna in Bangkok

Looking for somewhere different to take your kids this weekend in Bangkok? What about a playground or take them to watch a movie? Well, now you can do both at the same time. Major Cinelplex has just opened their second Kodomo Kids Cinema in Bangkok. Everything about the theatre is kids friendly. From the multi-coloured […]

LGBT+ Film Festival 2018 at Bangkok Screening Room from 3-8 July

The inaugural LGBT+ Film Festival Bangkok will be taking place during 3-8 July 2018 at the Bangkok Screening Room. The LGBT+ Film Festival will explore the diverse facets of the community through films, special events, talks, and live performances and a special art exhibition. The organizers say that they are aiming to bring the LGBT+ community and […]

Watch Ben-Hur on the big screen in Bangkok on 17 June 2018

The Scala movie theater in Siam Square in Bangkok will be bringing the movie classic Ben-Hur to the big screen on Sunday 17th June 2018. Ben-Hur is a 1959 biblical movie directed by William Wyler for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Charlton Heston as the title character. Ben-Hur had the largest budget ($15.175 million), as well as the largest sets built, of any film produced […]

River City Bangkok Film Club in June 2018

The popular River City Bangkok Film Club has announced its line-up for June 2018 with four new exciting movies of diverse styles and genres from four different countries. The movies this monthare from Germany, Denmark, Cambodia and Kazakhstan. The Opening film, from Germany, ‘WELCOME TO GERMANY’ is a story about a Nigerian refugee changing the lives of […]

Full Road Accident Statistics for Songkran 2018

These are the full statistics for the Seven Dangerous Days of the Songkran Holiday in 2018. This year the period is from 11th to 17th April 2018.  The final tally from the the seven days, compared to last year, is 418 deaths (389 deaths), 3,897 injuries (3,807 injuries) and 3,724 accidents (3,689 accidents) from road accidents. The following are some  statistics: […]