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Pen-Ek Ratanaruang


Pen-Ek studied from 1977 to 1985 in New York at the Pratt Institute and worked as freelance illustrator and designer with Designframe Incorporate. In Thailand he worked for five years as art director, before making his début with Fun Bar Karaoke, that was screened at many festivals after its première in Berlin. See full bio »
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 2013 Paradoxocracy (Documentary)
 2011/II Headshot
 2010 Man Who Fell to Earth (Remix) (TV Short)
 2009 Nymph
 2007 Ploy
 2006 Digital Sam in Sam Saek 2006: Talk to Her (Short) (segment "Twelve Twenty")
 1999 6ixtynin9
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In Last Life In The Universe we wanted the audience not to notice when the music comes in or when it goes out. It's there to create atmosphere. I'm drawn to any style of music as long as it's sad. I'm very fond of depressing music. I think it's beautiful. My favourite musicians are Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Nick Cave, Marianne Faithfull. See more »

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'Pen-ek' means 'is the best'. 'Pen' is the verb 'to be' but since Thai has no conjugations, it can mean anything from the present singular 'is' to 'are' to 'being'. 'Ek' is 'first' or 'the best'. See more »

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