GIRL EMPOWERMENT, FILMCAMP SHORTS & FEATURE FILM, SET IN THE PENH
4PM: DOCU – GIRL RISING (2013, 101 min) is part of a global campaign for girls’ education and empowerment, featuring nine riveting stories including one from Cambodia. 7PM: CAMBODIAN SHORT FILMS - In October 2017, 40 young Cambodian filmmakers have been producing six short films in the course of a three-day-film-camp in Battambang. This activity has been funded by the German Cultural Foundation Goethe-Institut. Please be our guest for the screenings. Filmmakers and tutors will hold Q&As. 8PM: DRAMA – Detlev Buck’s SAME SAME BUT DIFFERENT (2009, 107 min) is based on a memoir by a German journalist, who falls in love with an HIV-positive Cambodian bar girl.