|Education||Columbia University (MFA)|
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter, producer|
Anocha Suwichakornpong was born in Thailand 1976. She spent the 1990s living in England, where she attended universities and graduated with bachelor's and master's degrees. In 2006, she graduated from the MFA film program at Columbia University, where she was a recipient of Hollywood Foreign Press Association Fellowship.
Her thesis film Graceland was selected for the 59th Cannes Film Festival's Cinefondation program. It was the first Thai short film selected for the Cannes Film Festival. It was also featured at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival and many other festivals.
She co-founded her production company, Electric Eel Films, in Bangkok in 2006.
By the Time it Gets Dark
In 2010, Anocha was planning her second feature, By the Time It Gets Dark, the script of which won her the Prince Claus Fund Film Grant of €15,000 from the CineMart of the Rotterdam International Film Festival.
- 747 (2001, short, co-dir)
- Days Like This (2002, short)
- Full Moon (2003, short)
- Not a New York Story (2004, short)
- Ghosts (2005, short)
- Graceland (2006, short)
- Like. Real. Love (ดุจ จิต ใจ) (2008, short)
- Mundane History (Jao nok krajok, เจ้านกกระจอก) (2009) Won the Tiger Award at the 2010 International Film Festival Rotterdam.
- By the Time It Gets Dark (in development)
- "Electric Eel Films, Anocha Suwichakornpong". Electric Eel Films. Retrieved 4 February 2010.
- "Rotterdam announces 2010 Competition lineup". International Film Festival Rotterdam. Archived from the original on 15 January 2010. Retrieved 6 February 2010.
- "CineMart winners announced". International Film Festival Rotterdam. 4 February 2010. Retrieved 4 February 2010.