MEKONG, KING SIHANOUK DOCUS BY JIM GERRAND & JOHN PIROZZI
4PM: DOCU – MEKONG, THE MOTHER (2000, 60 min) portrays the Lower Mekong River Basin through its mainly rural population. 7PM: DOCU - KING’S LAST SONG (2016, 27 min) documents King Norodom Sihanouk’s 2012 funeral. 7.30PM: TWO CLASSIC CAMBODIAN DOCUS - James Gerrand has been working as filmmaker for more than 40 years. For PRINCE AND THE PROPHECY (1986, 75 min), he explores the years of Sihanouk’s rule, his juggling for peace, his charisma and contradictions. As a central theme, the film and its sequel CAMBODIA KAMPUCHEA (1988, 60 min) – also showing tonight - feature exclusive interviews with Sihanouk, and focus on his pivotal role in shaping Cambodia’s fate.