Vichit Kounavudhi

Vichit Kounavudhi – Khon phuu kaow AKA The Mountain People (1979)

Customs of the mountain people has always been strict and respectful to themselves. Doing something wrong will be considered as being disrespect to the spirits. Marrying someone from a different tribe is also wrong. Giving birth to twins, she and her husband together with the kids will have to leave the tribe.

“We are all human being, not animal” but the mountain people are treated like animals. But no one could take it for long… Read More »

Vichit Kounavudhi – Luk e-san AKA A Son of the Northeast (1983)

This restored Thai classic is filmed in a documentary style, following a tight-knit group of farmers as they struggle against drought and other depredations. Read More »