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DEATH OF A SOUND MAN
AWASARN SOUND MAN

Thailand, 2017, 16′

The voice of the people is often neglected, as is sound in film, that the audience doesn’t care about. Two sound recordists are working on the final mix of a short film. Will their sound be heard by someone?

Venice International Film Festival - Orizzonti Short Film Competition, 2017
Special Mention – International Short Film Festival Winterthur, 2017
Best Short Film – Ekadeshma Short Film Festival, Nepal, 2017
Best Director for Short Film Competition, Youth Jury Prize – Singapore International Film Festival, 2017
Special Mention – Ifva-Asian New Force Competition, Hong Kong, 2018
Best Short Film – Working Title Film Festival, Italy, 2018
Special Mention – Friss Hus Film Festival, Hungary, 2018
International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2018
Clermont Ferrand - Labo Competition, France, 2018.

Sorayos Prapapan
Director
Sorayos Prapapan
Director

Sorayos Prapapan was born on the 25 th of September 1986, in Bangkok. He started working in Thai film
industry as sound recordist and foley artist. He has directed many short films, which won awards in his
home country and were shown in many international film festivals, including Rotterdam, Winterthur and
Fribourg. In 2017, he made his latest short film, Death of the Soundman, which had its world premiere at
“Orizzonti” section of Venice Film Festival.

Chalermrat Kaweewattana
Sound Designer
Chalermrat Kaweewattana
Sound Designer

Chalermrat Kaweewattana was born in 1982, in Thailand. He is involved in many Thai Independent films
as sound recordist, sound editor and sound designer. His credits include many Apichatpong
Weerasethakul’s works, such as Syndromes and a Century, Uncle Boonmee Who recall his past lives, and
Cemetery of Splendor.

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