Krissakorn Thinthupthai (Goh) (formerly known as Nitipong Thinthubthai)
Born in 1979 in Surin, Thailand. Krissakorn came to Bangkok and entered the monkhood when he was young, and has been living in the temple since then. After graduating from Saowapa School of Art and Pohchang Academy of Arts, he began working as prop assistant in many Thai commercials and films, then later joined Kick the Machine films and became the prop master and actor for many of Apichatpong Weerasethakul's short and feature films. Some of his own short films were also shown in Thailand, Rotterdam, New York, Hamburg and many other international film festivals. Krissakorn is preparing a solo exhibition show at ARATANIURANO, Tokyo in November 2013.
Dusk & Dawn (Yum kum yum Chow), 2007/ Rotterdam International Film Festival. Opportunities (O-Kard), 2008/ Rotterdam International Film Festival, Kra-sob, 2009/ Thai Take NYC Film festival, Bangkok Experimental Film Festival. etc. Now Showing, 2010/ Thai Take NYC Film Festival, Humbug Film Festival. etc. Nature of Aberration, 2012/ Festival Internazionale del Film di Roma. Dissonant Frequencies, 2012, made while at the Tokyo Wonder Site's Residency Program, 2011