CTFF 2017 Official Selection: FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER

SATURDAY, SEPT. 16th 2017 – ART THEATRE LONG BEACH: 2025 E. 4th Street. Long Beach, CA. 90814
11PM-3PM

CTFF 2017 Opening Ceremony – 30mins

FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER
Director: Angelina Jolie
Screenplay: Angelina Jolie & Loung Ung
Producers: Angelina Jolie, Michael Vieira, Rithy Panh & Ted Sarandos
Cambodia / Narrative Feature / Khmer with English subtitles / 136 mins 

Synopsis: First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers is the adaptation of Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung’s gripping memoir of surviving the deadly Khmer Rouge regime from 1975 to 1978. The story is told through her eyes, from the age of five, when the Khmer Rouge came to power, to nine years old. The film depicts the indomitable spirit and devotion of Loung and her family as they struggle to stay together during the Khmer Rouge years. Q & A with Writer and Executive Producer Loung Ung after the screening.

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CTFF 2017 Official Selection: MONEY

SUNDAY, SEPT. 17th 2017 – ART THEATRE LONG BEACH: 2025 E. 4th Street. Long Beach, CA. 90814
4:30PM-6:30PM

MONEY
Director: Heng “Will” Lim
Cambodia / Narrative Short / Sci-Fi / Khmer with English subtitles / 12 mins 24 sec / World Premiere
Money will be screening with THE FOREST WHISPERS

Synopsis: 
In the year of 2018, Phnom Penh city reaches the end line where the whole country need to decide on a new path.

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CTFF 2017 Official Selection: THE FINAL SHOW

SATURDAY, SEPT. 16th 2017 – ART THEATRE LONG BEACH: 2025 E. 4th Street. Long Beach, CA. 90814
7PM-9PM 

THE FINAL SHOW
Director: Dana Nachman
USA / Narrative Short / Comedy / 9 mins 20 sec
The Final Show will be screening with LOVE 2 THE POWER OF 4

Synopsis:
 We meet Betty Schwartz in the last two minutes of her life. She’s working on her breakfast while her full-time caregiver scurries around the kitchen. Betty goes unconscious and immediately gets transported to “The Between.”

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CTFF 2017 Official Selection: SURVIVING BOKATOR

SUNDAY, SEPT. 17th 2017 – ART THEATRE LONG BEACH: 2025 E. 4th Street. Long Beach, CA. 90814
2PM-4:30PM

SURVIVING BOKATOR
Director: Mark  J. Bochsler
Cambodia / Documentary Feature / Khmer with English subtitles / 1 hr 25 mins / Work in progress

Synopsis: Genocide survivor San Kim Sean struggles to achieve an ambitious dream. To rescue from extinction Cambodia’s ancient martial art of Bokator, which he witnessed nearly eradicated by the brutal Khmer Rouge 40 years ago. His efforts have gained him a ‘family’ of loyal disciples training to be Bokator’s future leaders. Yet, remnants of Cambodia’s dark past emerge to threaten the very foundation Bokator needs to survive. Q&A with director Mark J. Bochsler and Tharoth ‘Little Frog’ Sam after the screening. www.survivingbokator.com

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