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Imelda Marcos Docu ‘The Kingmaker’ Banned in Parts of Thailand, Authorities Refer to It as “Inappropriate”

18 August 2020

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Imelda Marcos Docu ‘The Kingmaker’ Banned in Parts of Thailand, Authorities Refer to It as “Inappropriate”

Parts of Thailand aren’t necessarily responding well to the Imelda Marcos documentary The Kingmaker directed by Lauren Greenfield. The country has banned the pic in the South.

Thida Polpalitkarnpim, the founder of the Documentary Club in Thailand, posted on Facebook that they would be showing the docu, but has since pushed the screening. According to the Bangkok Post, authorities deemed the title and the posters for the docu “inappropriate” and were not comfortable with the film. However, the film has been playing in Bangkok for the past six weeks as well as other parts of the country with no pushback.

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Image Credit: Lauren Greenfield