There are a lot going on in Bangkok, from an art exhibition to edgy gigs and parties.
Parties and events
German Film Week returns this 23-28 May. Brought to you by the Goethe-Institut, Major Cineplex, The Thai Film Archive, and Federbräu, the fifth edition of the film festival features nine award-winning German movies. One of the main highlights is Toni Erdmann, a tragicomedy about an unusual father-daughter relationship that was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film in the Academy Awards 2017. Schedule 22 May - Opening Ceremony (for press and invited guests only)17:00 Registration and ticket collection 18:00 Opening Ceremony of German Film Week 2017 19:00 Opening film “Toni Erdmann” (2016, 162 min., Tragicomedy) 23 May19:00 Herbert (A Heavy Heart) (2015, 109 min., Drama)21:30 Berlin Syndrome (2017, 116 min., Thriller) 24 May19:00 Wild (2016, 109 min., Drama)21:30 24 Wochen (24 Weeks) (2016, 103 min., Drama) 25 May19:00 Fritz Lang (2016, 104 min., b/w, Drama)21:30 M (1931, 117 min., b/w, Crime) 26 May19:00 Berlin Syndrome (2017, 116 min., Thriller)21:30 Toni Erdmann (2016, 162 min., Tragicomedy) 27 May17:30 Pettersson and Findus (2014, 86 min., Family *Thai voice-over)19:30 Wild (2016, 109 min., Drama)21:30 Herbert (A Heavy Heart) (2015, 109 min., Drama) 28 May17:00 Pettersson and Findus (2014, 86 min., Family *Thai voice-over)19:30 Tschick (Goodbye Berlin) (2016, 93 min., Comedy)21:30 24 Wochen (24 Weeks) (2016, 103 min., Drama)
A Creature Apart is a series of installations, sculptures, paintings, photography, and a video by Rook Floro, a half Thai half Filipino artist. The concept of the exhibition is to portray the space between “Blastard,” the most recent alter ego of the artist and his another alter ego, “Corvus” through artworks.
Pod Art is an art exhibition by Pod Moderndog or Thanachai Ujjin, a well-known Thai artist. Inspired by his everyday life, the artist portrays his feelings in each day using colors and canvases in these 57 abstrat paintings. So, expect to see colorful drawings by the artist. The event is also a soft openning for a newest creative venue, Woof Pack Space, which will host art, music and other creative events.
The one-and-only Isaan-soul singer, Rasmee will be performing at Bangkok Publishing Residence accompanying by a light meal by Sri Trat and 3 crafted beers by Chalawan & Chatri. There will also be a lucky draw to win a complimentary 2-night stay (for two) at Bangkok Publishing Residence.