New Land Broken Road

Cambodia/Malaysia, 2018, 15 min, Colour

Phnom Penh at night. Three young hip-hop dancers drive a single motorbike and stop on a muddy deserted road. Nick leaves the others to look for an iPhone he heard was lost in the area. Piseth and Thy discuss their hopes and doubts, and Piseth shows his best Michael Jackson moves. They meet Leakhena, a young female street vendor whose cart is full of colors.

CREDITS

Director:

Kavich Neang

Producers:

Davy Chou,Daniel Mattes,Ho Hock Doong

Cinematography:

Douglas Seok

Editing:

Kavich Neang

Sound:

Vincent Villa

DIRECTOR'S BIO

Kavich Neang, director and cine­matographer, was raised in Phnom Penh. His first two shorts were documentaries produced by Rithy Panh: A Scale Boy (2010), and Where I Go (2013). In 2015, he directed two short fictions, Three Wheels (premiere: Busan), and Goodbye Phnom Penh. In 2018, his short fiction, New Land Broken Road, premiered in Singapore.

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

Singapore, 2018, SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL,

SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Singapore 2018 -

Ukraine, 2019, KYIV INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, Best Film

KYIV INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, Ukraine 2019 - Best Film

Austria, 2019, VIS VIENNA SHORTS FESTIVAL,

VIS VIENNA SHORTS FESTIVAL, Austria 2019 -

CONTACT

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