A New Hope



Through interviews with Pong, a mother, and Su, an orphaned teenager, this film delves into the fears and hopes of HIV patients in Thailand. Despite the uncertainty and discrimination they face, they strive to live otherwise healthy and normal lives.

Director: Chermaine Ong
Release Year: 2010
Subtitles: English
Language: Thai
Producer: Ng Wai San, Poh Kai Ru
Rating: PG
Runtime: 19m00s
Production Country: Singapore/Thailand
Accession No: 2010-D-1855

Cast List:

  • Thitima Jantamoon (Pong), Suwara Poonchern (Su), Boonman Pansalak (Muek), Sirikorn Kortsrimaung (Nancy), Thanyachanok Jantamoon (Namthip), Nongnuch Sornsud (Muek's Sister), Chamrern Kaewduangla (Muek


  • Director of Photography - Tay Ru Yan; Sound Recordists - Peh Kai Ru, Ng Wai San; Editors - Tay Ru Yan, Chermaine Ong; Supervising Producer - Nikki Draper; Main Translators - Nawaporn Phatchuay, Sudha -