|Other names Ma-Deaw, Matthew|
Name Chookiat Sakveerakul
|Role Film director|
Education Montfort College
|Born 1981Chiang Mai Province, Thailand|
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Awards Thailand National Film Association Award for Best Director
Nominations Thailand National Film Association Award for Best Screenplay
Movies The Love of Siam, 13 Beloved, Grean Fictions, Home, 4 Romance
Similar People Witwisit Hiranyawongkul, Prachya Pinkaew, Mario Maurer, Laila Boonyasak, Kanya Rattanapetch
Chookiat Sakveerakul & August Band - Ticket [Night Trip] [Instrumental] [OST The Love Of Siam]
Chookiat Sakveerakul (Thai: ชูเกียรติ ศักดิ์วีระกุล, rtgs: Chukiat Sakwirakun), born 1981 in Chiang Mai, Thailand) is a Thai film director and screenwriter. He is also credited as Ma-Deaw Chukiatsakwirakul or Matthew Chukiat Sakwirakul.
- Chookiat Sakveerakul & August Band Ticket [Night Trip] [Instrumental] [OST The Love Of Siam]
- Writer & Director
Chookiat's first feature-length film was an ensemble drama, The Passenger of Li, which was an independent production. His next film was Pisaj, a 2004 horror film produced by Sahamongkol Film International. Chookiat garnered critical acclaim for this next film, 13 Beloved, a gritty drama about a deadly underground reality television game, which won several awards in Thailand and from film festivals.
He graduated from Montfort College in Chiang Mai.