Nontawat Numbenchapol

Nontawat Numbenchapol


I try to look deeper and talk about human's space, the border between children, grownups, elderly people, men, women, love, hatred, birth, and death. My first film is about the search for a space, the second film is about losing a space, this third film concludes point of view towards life.    


Nontawat Numbenchapol is a Thai film director and screenwriter who is widely recognized for his documentary work. He graduated Visual Communication Design, Rangsit University. In 2013, Numbenchapol’s first documentary film BOUNDARY screened at Berlinale, IDFA, and Yamagata. His second documentary BY THE RIVER was the first Thai film to receive Locarno’s Special Mention Award. In 2016, his docu-fiction #BKKY premiered at Busan and received the Lesbisch Schwule Filmtage’s Jury Award.

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