August 20th 2009 at The Vijitt Resot Phuket, Deputy Secretary General to the PM Anchalee Vanich Tepabutra, Phuket Tourist Association (PTA) President Somboon Jirayut, film director Artid Assarat, and actor Sorapong Cha-tree meets the press to unveil short film; Phuket.
“The Government Lottery Office & Thailand Tobacco Monopoly supported for Phuket Tourist Association to make a short film named Phuket. Five times Subhannahong Awards film director, Artid Assarat, conducts the film while a Korean film star, Im Su Jeong is the lead actress. We do hope that the movie will increase more amounts of Korean tourists in Phuket. On the other hand, this is a good chance for Phuket to publicize itself.” said Deputy Secretary General to the PM.
Once Australian used to film the movie here in Phuket, and after the movie is launched, more Australian tourists come.
“We do hope that Im Su Jeong will bring more Korean tourists to Phuket through the film, especially the honeymoon couples.
The lead actor, Sorapong, told the press that a movie offers him to tell the story of Phuket, those include beautiful scenery, tourist attractions, and lots more.
In this coming October, “Phuket” is pleased to introduced in one of the brightest lights in the Asian festival scene, Pusan International Film Festival 2009.