CLUB NEWS

Free Tickets to "Beyond the Air We Breathe: Addressing Climate Change" photographic exhibition at BACC and Master Series Talk by Sebastian Copeland on the 28th of June 2018
Thursday June 28, 2018
The Royal Photographic Society of Thailand, Lucie Foundation and the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) have provided the FCCT 10 free tickets to FCCT members to come to their joint exhibition "Beyond the Air We Breathe: Addressing Climate Change" on June 28, 2018. The first people to email manager@fccthai.com, while supplies last, will receive tickets to the exhibition.
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FCCT photographs - Your Chance to Make a Contribution
The FCCT photo wall at the club's entrance never fails to catch the attention of those passing. It is an incomplete collection of the many distinguished speakers who have visited the club over the decades, and it will soon be updated with plenty of new additions.
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UPCOMING EVENTS
The FCCT prides itself for being one of Thailand's most respected venues for holding open debates about current events. We usually hold panel discussions on Wednesday nights at 7pm. The entry fee for non-members is 450 baht.


Documentary: Harry Benson: Shoot First
7pm, Monday June 25, 2018
The film follows the life work of celebrity photographer Harry Benson. The Scottish photographer has taken iconic photographs of celebrities, politicians, and world leaders, including, the Beatles, Winston Churchill, Dr. Martin Luther King, and Michael Jackson. He has received numerous awards for his work.
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Existence Denied: BHRN Report Launch and Press Conference
(Not FCCT)
10:30am, Tuesday June 26, 2018
By June 30, all migrant workers must have had their nationality verified to be able to work in Thailand legally. Crushing fines and deportation await those who do not complete the process.
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'When Mother's Away' - a Vietnamese family deals with separation
Film and Panel Discussion
7pm, Wednesday June 27, 2018
'When Mother's Away' is Vietnamese filmmaker Clay Pham's first feature-length documentary. The film explores the themes of family and motherhood in a changing Vietnam, but through a particularly emotional lens. As the title implies, the central figure in the family is not there.
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Kachin: Untold story
Seven years of unheard atrocity
6pm, Thursday June 28, 2018
On June 9th, 2011, the Myanmar Government Army began an offensive against the Kachin Independence Army, which marked the start of the resumption of war in the Kachin and Northern Shan States after a 17 year ceasefire. The fighting has intensified over the last 7 years and now, at least, 120,000 people displaced in those two states. In addition, most Humanitarian Aid has been barred.
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Documentary: Louder Than a Bomb
7pm, Monday July 2, 2018
A film about the world's largest youth poetry festival, the LTAB (Louder than a bomb) festival, where young poets collaborate as a team to build their craft. The film follows the fortunes of four Chicago-area high school poetry teams as they prepare for and compete in the world's largest youth slam.
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Upcoming Screenings of the FCCT Documentary Series
The FCCT presents outstanding documentary films every Monday night at 7:00 PM (except holidays), followed by a discussion, or in some cases a Q&A with the directors or producers of the films. The FCCT screens these films in partnership with the Thailand Documentary Club, which brings acclaimed recent documentaries to Thailand.
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Kachin: The Forgotten War - Photo Exhibition Continuing Through July
Photo Exhibition by Hkun Lat
Continuing Through July
Hkun Lat is a freelance documentary photographer from Myanmar based in Bangkok who was a stringer with AP Images. He works on his own projects and on assignments for international news agencies and other organizations, including WWF, UNHCR, FAO, and UNOCHA. His interest in photography ignited in 2011 after the civil war resumed in his homeland, Kachin state.
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YOUTUBE CHANNEL
We record most of our events and put it up on Youtube two weeks after the event. If you would like to purchase a DVD of the event, please contact our office at info@fccthai.com.

EXHIBITIONS
We provide grants of 15,000 baht every two months to documentary photographers and photojournalists to go towards printing for the FCCT exhibition. We give priority to photographers who live and work in Asia and Asia-focused topics that are under-covered. To apply for these grants please send a 150 word summary of the project, a short bio of the photographer and a dropbox of at least 15 selects from the project with captions to info@fccthai.com.

QUIZ NIGHTS
The FCCT pub quiz happens every third Thursday of the month (unless announced otherwise). Test your mettle against the best of the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand. Prizes include bottles of wine.

RESTAURANT
Our restaurant offers both Thai and Western fare created by Chef Moo. We have weekly food and drinks specials highlighting Thailand's freshest ingredients from the market that week.

From our Western Menu

Salmon Fettucine
Fettuccine with a creamy smoked salmon sauce
Hamburger
Grilled beef patty with lettuce, tomato and onion on a bun, and chunky fries
Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken breast on a bed of lettuce, onions and tomatoes


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