If you are movie fan then here are some movie events this February (2016) in Bangkok that you shouldn’t miss out for anything in this world:
1. Japan Film Festival
Japan Film Festival will be celebrated on the screens in Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen and Surattani. Sion Sono’s Love & Peace, Ryosuke Hasiguchi’s Three Stories of Love and Saiji Yakumo’s My Pretend Girlfriend are some of the movies which will be on the screens of this film festival. Each of the tittle sounds very interesting so make sure to be there.
Date: February 11-14
Location: SF World Cinema, Central World, Ratchadamri Rd.
2. The Act of Killing and The Look of Silence
For people who are interested in documentaries, this movie event is definitely the right one. These two documentaries are dedicated to the horrors of the 1960s mass genocide in Indonesia.
Date: February 13
Location: SF World Cinema, CentralWorld, Ratchadamri Rd.
3.Film Fest in Winter Take 8: Day After Zombie
This movie event is very unique because it offers you variety of different movies/videos. On the screens you will be able to see music videos, short animation movies, movies y the students of King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology, but also fashion show from film make-up students, food stalls and music performances. Oh and the entry is free!
Date: February 12-14
Location: King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology, Chalongkrung Rd.
4. Future Shorts Pop Up Cinema
This event will be on February 14th – Valentines day and that’s why there will be international short movies, live music and arts dedicated to the day of love. This is a great way to spend Valentines day with your partner!
Date: February 14
Location: Secret location in Phrom Phong area
5. St. Valentine’s at Cinema Winehouse
St. Valentine wouldn’t be St. Valentine if there are no events with main theme featuring – St. Valentine. Here is another Valentines day movie event that you should check out with your partner on February 14th. There will be romantic movies such as: Date Night and Crazy, Stupid Love. To make the atmosphere even better, there will be even special St. Valentine’s dinner!
Date: February 14
Location: Cinema Winehouse, 59/61 Samsen Rd
6. Hong Kong Film Festival
For people who love Hong Kong, this film festival is a MUST! There will be movies featuring Chow Yun Fat, Andy Lau, Ng Man-tat, Stephen Chow. In addition, there also will be Chinese banquet and karaoke- filled after party.
Date: February 21
Location: Jam, 41 Charoen Rat Soi 1, Sathorn Rd. BTS Surasak
7. Wings of Desire
The movie will be played on outdoor screening from the Thai Film Archive and Goethe Institute Thailand of Wim Wenders’ renowned romantic movie of 1987. Basically the movie is about two guardian angels who are watching over Berlin until one of them wishes to become a human being because of his love for an artist.
Quiet interesting, right? Check out this event and watch the rest of the movie!
Date: February 25
Location: Lumphini Park, Rama 4 Rd. BTS Sala Daeng, MRT Silom/Lumphini