Inspired by a series of real-life exam cheating scandals, Thai box office smash Bad Genius is a very entertaining teen thriller that has won multiple audience prizes at film festivals. Straight-A student Lynn resorts to cheating to help her BFF Grace lift her grades, but Grace blabs to her rich kid boyfriend Pat, and soon there is a gaggle of cashed-up students offering to pay for similar help. Disillusioned by the way the school has exploited her struggling single dad for money, Lynn devises an ingenious plan to beat the system. ‘Offers subtle yet stinging insight into Thailand’s class inequalities and corrupt school system.’ (Variety)

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