Award-winning filmmaker
Company
De Warrenne Pictures Co. Ltd.
TOM WALLER (Writer/Director/Producer) is a Thai filmmaker born in Bangkok to an Irish Catholic father and a Thai Buddhist mother. Before THE CAVE, he had directed three feature films, of which the last two were set in Thailand and were critically acclaimed, winning many awards. He was nominated in 2012 for two Thai National Film Association Awards: Best Director and Best Screenplay for his Thai language murder mystery MINDFULNESS AND MURDER (2011), and won the Best Director award at Dhaka International Film Festival for his biopic, THE LAST EXECUTIONER (2014), which also won the Best Picture “Tukkata Tong” Golden Doll award (Thailand’s equivalent of a Golden Globe) in 2015. The film had premiered In Competition at the Shanghai International Film Festival, winning the Golden Goblet award for Best Actor (Vithaya Pansringarm). Waller currently serves on the Jury of the Thai National Film Association Awards and is a voting BAFTA member. He founded his production company De Warrenne Pictures in 1996.
World Panorama
The Cave
Cairo International Film Festival
Cairo
2019
Official Selection
The Cave
International Film Festival of Kerala
Kerala
2019
Audience Award nominee
The Cave
Cork Film Festival
Cork
2019
Closing Gala Film
The Cave
Byron Bay International Film Festival
Byron Bay
2019
Special Screening
The Cave
QCinema Film Festival
Manila
2019
Official Selection - A Window on Asian Cinema
The Cave
Busan International Film Festival
2019
Official Selection (unannounced)
The Cave
Vancouver International Film Festival
Vancouver
2019
Official Selection - Thrill Strand
The Cave
BFI London Film Festival
London
2019
BEST DIRECTOR, BEST ACTOR
The Last Executioner
Dhaka International Film Festival
Dhaka, Bangladesh
2016
Best Picture, Best Screenplay
The Last Executioner
30th Surasawadi Awards (Golden Dolls)
Thailand
2015
Intercontinental Prize for Best Feature
The Last Executioner
World Premieres Film Festival
Manila, Phillipines
2015
Golden Goblet Best Actor
The Last Executioner
Shanghai International Film Festival
Shanghai, China
2014
College
Northern Film School, Leeds, England
PGDip Film Production (Editing)
High School
Ampleforth College
Birth Date
April 4, 1974
Birth City
Bangkok
Current City
Bangkok
Gender
Male
Eye Color
Brown
Award-winning filmmaker
Company
De Warrenne Pictures Co. Ltd.
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Résumé & Attachments
  • Thailand’s movie master - TheBigChilli (April 2016)
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  • Thailand’s movie master - TheBigChilli (April 2016)