THE ROLE OF PERFORMING ARTS IN THE MOVIE “HOMRONG”
This article aimed to study the role of performing arts of the movie “Homrong”. Methodology of research was historical documents, interviews and observations. The results of the study showed that the movie was considered as a communication tool for reversing historical events. The content of the show focused on the cultural revolution of leaders during the period of Field Marshal Plaek Pibulsongkram, the Prime Minister. There was a master performer named Luang Pradit Pairoh who was both a teacher and a musician in Thailand. The important role of the movie represented four aspects: history, dissemination of new Thai policies during that period, the changes, and the effects of Thai music conservation.