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Nontawat Numbenchapol was born on 2 May 1983, in Bangkok, Thailand. He graduated from Visual Communication Design Department, Faculty of Fine Arts of Rangsit University.
His work is about 'space'. His debut first feature documentary 'Boundary' (2013), he tells the story of the people who live in the village near Preah Vihear temple during the Thailand-Cambodia border dispute. The film is financially supported by Arts Network Asia and DMZ Fund from Asian Network of Documen- tary, Busan International Film Festival. In 2013, Nontawat's latest documentary 'By The River'(2013) premiered at Locarno International Film Festival in Cinema of the Present Competition and received Special Mention Award.

By The River (2013) / (Sai Nam Tid Shoer)
2013 - Locarno International Film Festival, Cineasti del Presente - Special Mention Award.

Official Selection
2014 - Human Right Dignity International Film Festival, Yangon, Myanmar.
2014 - Green Film Festival in Seoul.
2014 - Chop shot, Jarkata, Indonesia.
2013 - Festival dei popoli, Florence, Italy.
2013 - Kolkata International Film Festival, India.
2013 - SalaMindanaw International Film Festival, Philippine.
2013 - World Film Festival, Bangkok, Thailand.
2013 - Hong Kong Asian Film Festival.
2013 - Locarno International Film Festival.

Boundary (2013) / (Fahtum Pandinsoong)
2014 - Young Director award in Bangkok Critics Assembly Awards, Tailand.

Official Selection
2014 - Human Right Dignity International Film Festival, Yangon, Myanmar.
2014 - Seoul Independent Documentary Film & Video Festival.
2013 - Cambodia International Film Festival.
2013 - Festival Film Dokumenter, Yokyakartar Indonesia.
2013 - Luangprabang Film Festival, Lao.
2013 - Verzio International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Budapest, Hungary.
2013 - International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam.
2013 - Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, Japan.
2013 - Milano Film Festival, Italy.
2013 - Salaya International Documentary Film Festival, Thailand.
2013 - Berlin International Film Festival.

Other works
"DIG" (2012)
Solo Exhibition
Space 1/2 @ Messy Shop, Bangkok, Thailand

Ratchapruek (2012)
Group Exhibition
Menam Art Fleuve, Ensapc Ygrec, Paris, France

Aurora Primary (2012)
Film On The Rocks Untamed winners

Gaze & Hear (2011)
2014 - "A BRIEF HISTORY OF MEMORY" The 4th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art Strategic Projects.
2014 - "Chapter 3, State of Being New Videoart From Thailand" at XXX Gallery, Hongkong.
2011 - Experimental Film Forum, Singapour
2010 - Doi Saket International Film Festival, Thailand