Original Film Title: Expedition: Thailand Part Three “The Chai Lai Orchid”
Director’s Name: Daniel Mason
Producer’s Name: Daniel Mason, Jenny Balee
Country of Origin: United States
Country of Filming: Thailand
Runtime: 43 minutes 44 seconds
This Eco-tourism centered Docu-Series explores the dangerous side effects of Mass Tourism while highlighting Sustainable Tourism options in some of the worlds most popular and vulnerable destinations. Filmed entirely on location in Thailand, the first season follows the crew as they find and explore different sustainable tourism options in some of the countries most popular destinations.
Part Three centers around the Eco-Resort “The Chai Lai Orchid” and their non-profit foundation “Daughters Rising”. This episode transports you to a magical escape tucked away deep in the northern Thai Jungle, and dives deep into complicated and eye-opening topics from protecting indigenous peoples and lands, to the welfare and living conditions of captive elephants.