30th Galway Film Fleadh 10th - 15th July 2018

A Cambodian Spring

Fri 14 July / Town Hall Studio / 20:15 / Teens and up
Buy ticketsFeature Documentary

“Easily one of the best documentaries of the year.”
  Unseen Film

Competition Entry
European Premiere

A Cambodian Spring is an intimate and unique portrait of three people caught up in the chaotic and often violent development that is shaping modern-day Cambodia. Shot over six years, the film charts the growing wave of land rights protests that led to the ‘Cambodian Spring’ and the tragic events that followed. This film is about the complexities – both political and personal – of fighting for what you believe in.

Won: Special Jury Prize, Hot Docs International Documentary Festival.
Won: Best Feature Documentary, Brooklyn Film Festival

Director Chris Kelly
Cast Venerable Luon Sovath, Toul Srey Pov & Tep Vanny
Script Chris Kelly
Producers Chris Kelly, Edwina Forkin, Bob Moore & Christopher Hird

Year 2017
Country United Kingdom, Ireland & Cambodia
Duration 121 minutes

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