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Donsaron Kovitvanitcha

Donsaron Kovitvanitcha

Thailand

Production, Film Festival

TFL

Main Jury 2022

biography

Donsaron Kovitvanitcha works as a film writer, critic, and journalist for magazines and newspaper in Thailand. He also works as programmer for film festivals in Thailand. In 2022, he has become festival director of World Film Festival of Bangkok. He is also the preselector of short films for Busan International Film Festival since 2020.
Donsaron is also an independent film producer, focusing on producing films from new talented Thai film director such as Nontawat Numbenchapol’s Boundary (2013), Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit's The Master (2015) and Die Tomorrow (2017), Anucha Boonyawatana’s The Blue Hour (2015) and Malila: The Farewell Flower (2017). In 2022, the film Arnold is a Model Student (first feature film by Sorayos Prapapan) which he produced is in Filmmakers of the Present competition at Locarno Film Festival.

company profile

World Film Festival of Bangkok was established in 2003, which is the longest running international film festival in Thailand. The festival is organized by Nation Group PLC. The objective of the World Film Festival of Bangkok is to introduce quality, non-mainstream films from all over the world. It aims to become a showcase for independent films and new work from rising talents to cinema masters to show the continuity from generation to generation as a vital component in the development of the film industry.