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Dark Heaven
8
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Dark Heaven
Screening
2 September, Sunday - 3:00 PM
Venue
Gallery Theatre, National Museum of Singapore

Nien, a poor orphan girl on the run seeks refuge with a singing garbage collector named Choo. They fall in love but are torn apart when Choo is drafted into the army and Nien gets adopted by a wealthy woman in his absence.

Keen to progress his films and film industry of Thailand, Ratana Pestonji – regarded as the father of contemporary Thai cinema – expanded the use of songs in narrative and shot a film in colour for the first time. The result of this endeavor is Dark Heaven, a drama comedy and musical celebrating its 60th anniversary with a return in 2018.

Director
Rattana Pestonji
Year of Release
1958
Subject
Musical
Language
Thai with English Subtitles
Runtime
102 mins
Rating
PG
Advisory
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