2013 Script Development FundLIST Beer Girl
Wichanon Somumjarn was born in Khon Kaen, Thailand. He was a participant in Asian Film Academy (AFA), Pusan International Film Festival 2009. The following year, he was selected to attend the Berlinale Talent Campus in Germany and Tokyo Filmex: Next Masters in Japan. His short film, Four Boys, White Whiskey and Grilled Mouse, a hit in the international film festival circuit, won him Best Fiction award at the prestigious Tampere Film Festival in Finland in 2010.
In April the Following Year, There was a Fire is Wichanon’s first feature. It was supported by Hubert Bals Fund (Post-production) and selected for Tiger Awards Competition at International Film Festival Rotterdam 2012.