Cultural Studies Film - Ricochet

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Ended 23 April 2016
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A monthly cultural studies session hosted by university lecturer and author Viriya Sawangchot. 

This month will on “Ricochet”, a 1984 documentary/concert film, chronicling David Bowie's experiences in Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok.
Screening starts at 8pm and will be followed by a casual discussion.

RICOCHET (1984)
Directed by Gerry Troyna. "Ricochet" is a 1984 documentary/concert film that follows David Bowie (1947-2016), an English rock star who passed away in last January, on the Asian leg of his "Serious Moonlight" tour in Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok in 1983, in support his successful album Let's Dance. The film follows Bowie as he arrives, explores and performs in the diverse areas; traditional to modern, skyscraper, city streets, temples and nightlife districts which made up these cities.


VIRIYA SAWANGCHOT
A cultural researcher based in Bangkok, Thailand. He was an API senior fellow (2013-2104), Asian Public Intellectual program, Nippon Foundation, and has previously taught in Cultural Studies program, Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia, Mahidol University, Thailand.

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