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The Elephant Keeper
(Khon Liang Chang)

by Chatri CHARLEM YUKOL

le gardien d'éléphant

In the north of Thailand, from where most of the World’teak wood comes, Boonsong has just been discharged by a sanctioned timber company which no longer required the use of his elephant. Boon- song’s livliehood has always been linked to his elephant, which is virtually considered as a member of the family. So essential is his elephant that Boonsong even borrows money from Hok, a corrupt Chinese businessman, to buy special medicine for the animal. Hok turns out to be the main investor behind the illegal operation.

  • Titre français
    Le Gardien d’éléphants
  • Original title
    Khon Liang Chang
  • Titre international
    The Elephant Keeper
  • Scénario
    Chatri Chalerm yukol
  • Photo
    Chatri Chalerm yukol
  • Montage
    Chatri Chalerm yukol
  • Interprétation
    Sorapong Chatri, Doungduen Chathaisong, rhone rhithchai
  • Production
    Kamla Shethi et Manfred Durniok Produktion
  • Support de projection
    35 mm

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