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Le Voyage dans la Lune: Movie magic that changed the world of film

When talking about the history of le cinéma(the cinema), a picture of the Moon whose face was shot by a bullet-shaped rocket would be the first thing that pops up in the mind of most people who are indulged in film. Certainly, I am talking about “Le Voyage dans la Lune” or “A Trip to the Moon” in English. This silent black-and-white film was directed by Georges Méliès, a French magicien(magician) and, most importantly, a pioneering film director who created a number of films with his awe-inspiring innovations that has…

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Fast and Furious 7 (not) banned by court from showing in Thailand

Yes, you read that headline right. And now, that’s not a Hunger Games like ban by the government. It’s a simple legal issue that will prevent Thai fans from seeing part 7 of one of the most successful action franchises over the past decade. So what happened? The Civil Court has prohibited the screening of Fast and Furious 7, which was due to open on April 1, pending settlement of a breach of contract dispute between Sahamongkol Film and one of the new stars in the movie, Thai martial artist…

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Social Change Film Festival Bangkok

If you want to make the world a better place take a look at those films and make change. From March 6-7 and on March 9 Srinakharinwirot University (MRT Phetchaburi) will host the Social Change Film Festival which will be organized but the Thai Social Enterprise Office. The event will show some thought provoking movies and is definitely worth checking out. On March 6 and 7 the films will be shown @ Prof. Dr. Saroj Buasri Innovation Building at Srinakharinwirot University while it will move to Scala Theatre at Siam Square…

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