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Wednesday, 07 November 2018 14:07

BNK48: Girls Don't Cry to premiere at IFFR Rotterdam

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Good news to European fans! BNK48's Documentary "Girl Don't Cry" is set to arrive Europe!

International Film Festival Rotterdam 2019 is coming up, it will take place from 23 January to 3 February 2019. Today, the festival has announced the first 26 confirmed titles, including BNK48: Girls Don’t Cry. The documentary chronicling the lives of Thai idol group has been confirmed to make its European premiere at the film festival.


Since their debut in June 2017, the female idol group BNK48 who are the official international sister group of Japanese pop icon AKB48, has taken the Thai pop music world by storm. Acclaimed director Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit reveals these girl behind the public façade in the documentary. Through candid one-on-one interview and rare backstage footage, BNK48: Girls Don’t Cry offers a rare look into the sacrifices, tears and hard work these young girls endured on their path to become the widely adored pop stars they are today.

Original source: International Film Festival Rotterdam (English)International Film Festival Rotterdam (Dutch)


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  • Comment Link Colin Wednesday, 07 November 2018 14:24 posted by Colin

    So amazing to see 48-related stuff in my country. I surely will go.

  • Comment Link Paul Cho Wednesday, 07 November 2018 14:55 posted by Paul Cho

    Yes, it is great to watch it on cinema screen.
    I hope it also can let more people (and fans) to know 48 culture.

  • Comment Link Colin Wednesday, 07 November 2018 18:36 posted by Colin

    @Paul Cho
    Yes I hope so as well. Heard good things about the movie and I believe it was very successful over in Thailand. Hopefully it does well and people discover more about the 48 group.

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