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Under Taboo

Thailand, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Thai Experimental Shorts)

Director: Jerdsak Poolthup, Pimpaka Towira, Sirivan Pothai, Sasiwimon Chuangyangong

From a very young age, we are indoctrinated with taboos, told not to mention certain things even though they are neither illegal nor anti­social, forbidden to ask anything about these "shameful and nasty" matters.

Why does something normal become abnormal?

If sexual desire is the most fundamental thing in human makeup, why don't we let it come out naturally as it should do?

Maybe we could then find the solutions to some currently insoluble problems.

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