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  1. 1. opinion | 28 Feb 2015

    When writing is a crime, we all risk exile

    COMMENTARY

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: News

    » The risks of writing are many, especially when what you write pricks the hot-air balloon of sanctimony: You risk hatred, invective, threats, anonymous phone calls at midnight, mysterious motorcyclists outside your doors ...

  2. 2. lifestyle | 27 Feb 2015

    Remembering cinema's comic heritage

    MOVIES

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » A great way to unwind from the Oscar hullabaloo has arrived this week. "Memory! International Film Heritage Festival — Reprise In Thailand" opened last night and will continue until March 6, featuring 11 classic films, f...

  3. 3. lifestyle | 23 Feb 2015

    The crowdsourced hunt for the great Thai whale

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » American author Herman Melville's Moby-Dick; Or The Whale was first published in 1851. But it wasn't until 2015, 164 years later, that an unabridged version of tome — one of the best-known books in the world — ...

  4. 4. opinion | 21 Feb 2015

    ‘Citizenfour’ rings eerily close to home

    COMMENTARY

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: News

    » Come Oscar night tomorrow, Edward Snowden, still holed up in Moscow, won’t be joining the glitterati in Los Angeles though the film in which he is appears likely to snatch a golden doll. Unless there’s a major upset, Cit...

  5. 5. lifestyle | 20 Feb 2015

    And the Oscar goes to...

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » We attempt that annual, useless practice of predicting the Oscar winners in key categories before the ceremony on Sunday night.

  6. 6. lifestyle | 20 Feb 2015

    It's all in the room

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » In Bon Srolanh Oun, the spirit of a Khmer woman lingers like an abandoned lover in a room. There's a Thai man, or actually two, and their treatment of the forgotten ghost is the backbone of this moody, atmospheric f...

  7. 7. opinion | 14 Feb 2015

    The fifty shades of censorship

    COMMENTARY

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: News

    » So, in the past week, what has got through the censors? What, in art and in academia, has slipped past the iron curtain of our saintly, this-is-not-dictatorship authorities?

  8. 8. lifestyle | 13 Feb 2015

    Alice in chains

    Review

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » In Still Alice, a linguistics professor starts losing her grasp of language, bearing and memory. Alice (Julianne Moore) is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's, and for a person whose lifelong devotion is to words...

  9. 9. opinion | 07 Feb 2015

    In fighting IS, don't mimic its evil ways

    COMMENTARY

    By Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: News

    » It was a sad week, a week of satanic beheadings, then the barbarous immolation, executed and filmed by that godless bunch as if in mockery of Hollywood war movies. A week of moral anger and global blood lust, from Amman ...

  10. 10. lifestyle | 06 Feb 2015

    Hat-trick for Thai cinema

    By Story: Kong Rithdee, Newspaper section: Life

    » In the snowy German capital, the year's first major cinema festival has kicked off. The 65th Berlin International Film Festival (or Berlinale, as it's better known) opened last night with Nobody Wants The Night...

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