Arnold Is A Model Student
Arnold is a bright and multi-talented high school student. As a “model student”, he represents his school in academic contests, which attracts the attention of Bee, a fellow student who runs a lucrative underground business that helps students cheat on their entrance exams to earn a spot at a prestigious military school. Meanwhile, the growing discontent at school erupts into a full-blown protest…
Inspired by the 2020 Bad Student Movement’s Manifesto For Survival At School, Arnold Is A Model Student exposes the tragedy and absurdity of the broken education system in Thailand, while shedding light on the resilience of today’s Thai youths and their shared desire for a better future
Cast:Korndanai Marc DAUTZENBERG, Winyu WONGSURAWAT
Country:Thailand, Singapore, France, Netherlands, Philippines
Awards:Special Mention, Asian Feature Film Competition, Singapore International Film Festival; Grand Prix, Piec Smakow Film Festival; New Talent Award, Hong Kong Asian Film Festival
Sorayos PRAPAPAN is an independent Thai filmmaker. He has directed several short films which have won awards and have been screened at many international film festivals including Venice, Locarno, and Rotterdam.