Cambodia International Film Festival is Cambodia’s largest international film and cultural event. Initiated in 2010, it acts as a catalyst for the film sector initiative gathering more than 20,000 participants each year.
The 11th edition will present a total of 140 high-quality films from over 40 countries on six continents, including feature-length films, short films, documentaries and animated films.
Festival of Film and Collaboration
The festival provides visitors with a unique cultural experience. In addition to screenings and special events, CIFF also includes workshops that offer participants the chance to learn about filmmaking as well as networking sessions where they can collaborate with other creative professionals and make new acquaintances from around the globe.
Kingdom of Wonder
Travel to Cambodia and explore the fascinating corners of this Southeast Asian nation. With beautiful landscapes, breathtaking coastlines, and ancient temples that are awe-inspiring in their grandeur, Cambodia is a country filled with unique charms. Places worth visiting in Cambodia include ultra-modern Phnom Penh as well as Angkor Wat. It’s packed with incredible contrasts and has been the site for many films such as Tomb Raider, City of Ghosts, In the Mood for Love, and First They Killed My Father.
The Cambodia International Film Festival showcases a variety of cinemas from Cambodia, Asia and around the globe in order to excite and engage audiences. CIFF’s roles are to host regional filmmakers, encourage intercultural dialogue about social issues facing Cambodia today and highlight emerging cinema to younger audiences through innovative concepts that will enable them to learn about world cinema.
Connect, Collaborate and Promote your Films
The film festival is a good time to get up close and personal with the Cambodian film industry. You have the chance to discover new Cambodian talented actors as well as promote your film or project to a professional in the movie industry. The CIFF festival is a revered hub of connection, information, and resources for all those involved in the world of cinema. A platform which serves as a bridge between Asia and Europe, and an outlet that enables filmmakers from around the world to showcase their latest work.