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The Down  - Cambodia
  • Country: Thailand
  • Director: Pisut Mahaphan
  • Year: 2015
  • Duration: 90'

A well-known Thai writer wonders: why aren’t people with Down syndrome a visible part of Thai society? He soon befriends five teenagers with Down syndrome. There’s Pan, the first Down syndrome student to earn a degree from Bangkok University. There’s Bank, a sales clerk at a Uniqlo shop. Then there’s Beer, a Starbucks employee. And there are the twins Om and An, two Bocce athletes in Special Olympics who recently won a gold medal. The five young people change the way he looks at the world forever.

  • Screening time: December 7 at 9:00pm
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  • Producer Jariya Moongwattana will be available for a Q&A after the screening.