Cambodia International Film Festival

Sugar and Stars

Sugar and Stars by Sébastien Tulard France/2022/110min Story From an early age, Yazid has been passionate about baking. Shuffled between foster care and home throughout his childhood, he developed a strong temperament. But to succeed in the elitist world of pastry-making, the young man has to learn to control himself. From Épernay to Monaco to […]

Polina

Polina by Valérie Müller, Angelin Preljocaj France/2016/108min Story In early 90s Moscow, 8-year-old Polina, a gifted ballerina from a modest background, joins Professor Bojinsky’s prestigious dance school. Recognizing her immense potential, he pushes her relentlessly. By 18, she fulfills her dream of entering the Bolshoi. There, she meets Adrien, a charming French dancer, who introduces […]

Papicha

Papicha by Mounia Meddour France/2019/108min Story Algeria, 1990s. Nedjma, an 18 year-old student passionate about fashion design refuses to let the tragic events of the Algerian Civil War to keep her from experiencing a normal life and going out at night with her friend Wassila. As the social climate becomes more conservative, she rejects the […]

Radiance

Radiance by Rachel Perkins Australia/1988/81min Story Sparks fly when three sisters reunite to mark the passing of their mother among the sugar cane plantations of far North Queensland. Successful opera singer Cressy clashes with her youngest sibling Nona, who is desperate to find connection with Cressy and Mae. A storm is brewing in this wild […]

The Year My Voice Broke

The Year My Voice Broke By John Duigan Australia/1987/103 min Story Danny and Freya have been friends since they were little children, and now that they’re becoming young adults, Danny’s feelings for her are becoming sexual. Freya, though, turns her attention to Trevor, a charismatic rugby player and occasional car thief. Danny’s jealousy is tempered […]

Paper Planes

Paper Planes   by Robert Connolly Australia/2015/96min Story Paper Planes is a family film that tells the story of a young Australian boy’s passion for flight and his journey to compete in the world paper plane championships in Japan. Twelve-year-old Dylan meets junior Japanese champion Kimi in the national paper plane championships in Sydney, Australia. […]