Related film: MANTA RAY (in progress)
Phuttiphong Aroonpheng (born 1976) studied fine arts at Bangkok’s Silpakorn University. His short films have screened in festivals including Busan, Rotterdam, Hamburg and Singapore.
His latest short, FERRIS WHEEL, screened in over 20 festivals and received 10 awards. He participated in 2009 Asian Film Academy at Busan, and was also selected one of Asian Public Intellectuals fellows by the Nippon Foundation. He also works extensively as cinematographer, with credits including VANISHING POINT (dir. Jakrawal Nilthamrong), THE ISLAND FUNERAL (dir. Pimpaka Towira) and DOLPHINS (dir. Waleed Al-Shehhi). MANTA RAY is his debut feature film.
Filmography (all short)
Going to the Sea (2006), Retrospection (2006), Rak por peang/The Most Beautiful Man in the World (2007), My Image Observe Your Image If It Is Possible to Observe It (2008), Sukati/A Tale of Heaven (2010), Chingcha-sawan/Ferris Wheel (2015, special mention at the Singapore International Film Festival).