How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)

Film Year:
2015
Release Date:
16 July 2015
Running Time:
80 Mins
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Film Rating:
18+

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Winner
Audience Award / Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2015
Youth Jury Award for Best Film / Oslo/Fusion International Film Festival 2015
Jury Award for Best Feature / Out on Film Atlanta LGBT FF 2015
Jury Award for Best Director / Out on Film Atlanta LGBT FF 2015

Nominee
Teddy for Best Feature Film / Berlin International Film Festival 2015
Golden Athena for Best Picture / Athens International Film Festival 2015

Synopsis:

In Thailand, all males turning 21 year-old must participate in the annual military draft lottery. Drawing a black card grants exemption, while drawing red results in two years of military service. On the morning of his draft lottery, Oat reflects back on his childhood — when as a child, his older brother Ek faced the possibility of being drafted himself. Unable to convince Ek to do whatever he can to change his fate, young Oat takes matters into his own hands, resulting in unexpected circumstances

Contact (International)

M-appeal (Germany)

Prinzessinnenstr. 16, 10969 Berlin, Germany
Tel: +49 30 6150 7505
Fax: +49 30 2758 2872
E-mail: sales@m-appeal.com
Website: www.m-appeal.com