First published 15 May 2019, updated 19 March 2020
This is a seemingly innocent topic to start with, but when you deal with fans and their personal preferences, it could get. Some people have the misconception that BL (or Yaoi) originated in China.
BL was born in Japan and is a celebration of romantic love between boys who are handsome or ‘hot’. It’s interesting to note that Thai BL is dominated by male directors and filmmakers, with a predominantly female fan base. International fans from Europe and America is divided – there are both male and female fans and audiences.
Anyway, let’s start with some introduction…Continue reading “What Makes a Good BL Drama or Film (Under a Thai/Asian Setting)? Part 1/2 [Opinion]”