Producer Rithy PANH, Writer & Executive Producer Loung UNG and Writer, Producer & Director Angelina JOLIE of ‘First They Killed My Father’

I am so honored to be part of your community, so thank you for being so welcoming.” – Angelina Jolie, 9.16.17, Art Theatre, Long Beach, CA

Thursday, 9.14.17 – Friday 9.15.17: Setting the Scene

Before the first reel started spinning at the fifth annual Cambodia Town Film Festival (CTFF), energy was already high. As with each year before, the community came out in force to welcome the visiting filmmakers and guests from around the globe with red-carpet treatment. These kick-off days have always been especially notable not only for the display of unity and pride for and from within the Cambodian diasporic community of Long Beach, but also for the great diversity of people from across the country and the world who arrive to an unwaveringly warm reception, all coming together to celebrate the again flourishing international Cambodian film scene.



CTFF 2015 BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE: THE LAST REEL Director: Kulikar Sotho Music composed by: Christopher Elves Screenplay: Ian Masters Cinematography: Bonnie Elliott Cast: Dy Saveth, Ma Rynet, Rous Mony, Sothun Sok, Hun Sophy Producers: Kulikar Sotho, Murray Pope, Ian Masters A lost film, buried beneath Cambodia’s killing fields, reveals different versions of the truth. A contemporary story about love, family and the ghosts of Cambodia’s past. The Last Read more about CTFF 2015 WINNERS[…]