Following the successful first Thai Film Festival in 2017 by Royal Thai Embassy, Kuala Lumpur, the “Thai Film Festivalin Malaysia 2019” is scheduled to take place on 21 – 27 March 2019. The Project is aimed at promoting people – people contact and cultural understanding between the peoples of our two countries.
Speech by Mr Narong Sasitorn, Ambassador of the Royal Thai
This festival will feature seven Thai films,namely, “Bikeman” (comedy), “Premika” (horror/comedy), “Homestay” (drama, fantasy, thriller), “2,215” (documentary), “The Promise” (horror), “APP War” (comedy, drama, romance)”, and “The Pool” (thriller)at four cinemas - GSC Pavilion KL, GSC 1 Utama, GSC Mid Valley, and Gurney Plaza, Penang, with a total of 51 screenings.
(L-R) Mr DevinderSingh, Marketing Director of Cinema Online, Mr Amnat Phalapleewan, MinisterCounsellorof Royal Thai, Mr Narong Sasitorn, Ambassador of the Royal Thai & Ms Tan Gaik Lian, GSC
All screenings during the festival are FREE. To redeem the free tickets, just present a printout or take a snapshot of any Thai Film Festival in Malaysia 2019 photo or articles in any publication, online postings from Thai Trends in Malaysia facebook fanpage (https://www.facebook.com/TTMMalaysia/ ) or GSC digital channels and get 2 complimentary tickets at one of the above-mentioned GSC ticketing counters. The tickets redemption will be on a same-day basis which is the on same day with the chosen show time.
A reception and a special screening of “Bikeman” will be held on 23 March 2019 at GSC Pavilion 6thFloor, Hall 3, from 13.00 hrs. onwards. Distinguished guests, including Thai and Malaysian celebrities and film directors, will attend the event. There will also be an interview session with director and leading casts of Bikeman (Mr. Prueksa Amaruji, director, Mr. Pachara Chirathivat, leading actor, and Ms. Sananthachat Thanapatpisal, leading actress) before the screening. This event is by invitation only. However, members of the media who attend today press conference are invited to the reception and special screening.
On 23 March 2019 from 10.30 to 11.30 hrs, the leading stars of Bikeman will give Malaysian fans an opportunity to get up close during a meet and greet event at ACME Bar & Coffee, 3rdFloor, Pavilion KL. There will be games, photo opportunities and autograph session. This event is free and open to everyone. Registration is required at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1xitfgyxe_8cXXV-vsGxHsB0awsIunrUoDBB2z6CPZzc/edit