THE PURPLE KINGDOM

THE PURPLE KINGDOM

Thailand, 2016, 31 min.
Production: Extra Virgin Co, Ltd
Language: Thai, Karen
Format: DCP

Script: Pimpaka Towira
Director: Pimpaka Towira
DoP: Benjamaporn Rattanaraungdetch
Editor: Harin Paesongthai
Producer: Pimpaka Towira
Cast: Pinnapa Preuksapan, Koei Memi, Terhe Preuksapan, Ohto Preuksapan, Heen Sasithorn

The Karen activist Porlajee Rakchongcharoen (aka Billy) went missing near Kaeng Krachan National Park in 2014, where he collected evidence against the park authorities for destroying the habitat.

Pimpaka Towira
Born in Lampang Province, Thailand, in 1967. Won international acclaim with her debut “One Night Husband”. Film curator and programmer, including for Bangkok Film Festival; since 2015 programme director for Bangkok ASE AN Film Festival.

2015 The Island Funeral
2007 The Truth Be Told (doc.)
2003 One Night Husband