Ka Rorn: southern village

Australia, 1971

Film
A still image from Ka Rorn: southern village

Episode of Series “Our Asian Neighbours: Thailand”.
At 3am the village of Ka Rorn comes to life and work begins. Produce must be taken to market in Phuket, the only major town on the island. Ka Rorn is a tight, relaxed, self-sufficient community of about 30 families. The people grow coconuts and fruit to sell in the market but, being an island village, fishing is the most lucrative industry.

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director

Arch Nicholson

co-producer

John Morris

Thanom Soongnarata

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Duration

00:18:03:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1971

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Our Asian Neighbours: Thailand

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