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Curtain falls on outdoor cinemas

Once a staple of communities, these traditional movie venues are being shoved aside by digital technology.

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Small outdoor cinema operators are bracing for tougher business after being hit by the arrival of digital technology. 

Scenes such as this one may soon be relegated to period films. PRASIT TANGPRASERT

They are paying attention to new challenges caused by the digital age but cannot afford to go digital, said Kumthorn Iamsuwan, owner of Thaicine outdoor cinema.

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