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On the Fringe of Society

Prachachon nok

Directed by Manop Udomdej
Thailand, 1981


Kongpaeng leaves his poverty-stricken agricultural village for Bangkok. Lost in the big city, he flits between menial jobs. Meanwhile his wife barely survives on the money he sends home. Change is afoot however; the villagers begin to organize themselves against the corrupted officials.

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On the Fringe of Society Directed by Manop Udomdej