KHMER ROUGE TRIBUNAL, CHINESE SHORTS & ARTHOUSE DRAMA “NERUDA”
4PM: DOCU - Using the on-going Khmer Rouge Tribunal as a starting point, THE FUTURE’S PAST (2012, 91 min) takes a deep look into the lives of young Cambodians on the brink of adulthood. 7PM: CHINESE SHORT FILMS, selected by the acclaimed Berlin-based INTERFILM FESTIVAL 2016. 8.30PM: FEATURE FILM - An investigator launches a search for Pablo Neruda, a Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, who became a fugitive in his own country for his Communist leanings during the 1940s. NERUDA (2016, 107 min) is a sumptuous puzzle of a movie that takes a turbulent period in the life of the writer and politician and turns it into a fable about fame and the power of words.