By the River
  • 널리 보는 세상-그린 아시아
Synopsis People always led a simple life. They have fed on the fish populating the town’s creek, but for some time now the river has been contaminated by a mineral processing factory. A young local man dives every day to catch fish for his lover, but today he has gone missing, unable to come back to her, who eagerly awaits his return.
Nontawat NUMBENCHAPOL 논타왓 눔벤차폴
Born in 1983 in Bangkok, he graduated from Visual Communication Design Department at Rangsit University. His debut first feature documentary Boundary (2013), the film is financially supported by Arts Network Asia and DMZ Fund from Asian Network of Documentary, Busan Film Festival. His latest documentary By the River premiered at Locarno Film Festival and received Special Mention Award.
Director Nontawat NUMBENCHAPOL
Country Thailand
Year 2013
Running Time 71min
Genre Documentary
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