BBC- Chinese Schools- Episodes 1-5

I used to be part of “the greatest single threat to the world’s public health“. When I was at elementary school, one of the health tests labeled my physical situation “C”, meaning suffering from severe malnutrition. At that time, I was 11 years old and  weighed 20 kilograms (44lbs). There was another child given the same […]

Hongsa’s Schoolbag (2008)

Watch the film onYou Tube: Trailer World Film Festival of Bangkok awards prize to Hongsa’s Schoolbag The Short Film Competition at the World Film Festival of Bangkok chose a docudrama about a boy from an immigrant Mon family and the struggles he endures in attending school in Thailand. Hongsa’s Schoolbag, directed by Supamok Silarak, won first prize. […]