By Malie Bifc USA
Teacher’s Diary, Thai film submitted for the 87th Academy Awards – the Best Foreign Language Film category
Thailand National Film Association has picked Teacher’s Diary to represent Thai film at the 87th Academy Awards, the Best Foreign Language Film category. The 87th Academy Awards is scheduled to take place on February 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA.
Virasack Kosurat, Secretary-General of Thailand National Film Association stated that under normal circumstance winner of the Suphannahong Film Awards would automatically represent Thailand at the Academy Awards each year, with the exception that the winner did not meet the Academy Awards’s rules, specially this year.
As a result, we had to set up a special committee to review and select which would be the most appropriate film to represent Thailand at the upcoming Academy Awards.” Teacher’s Diary received overwhelming votes.