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CAMBOFEST, Cambodia Movie and Media festival - established in 2007/2550 - and the first internationally recognized movie event taking place in Cambodia since the end of the Khmer Rouge regime, is now accepting movie submissions for the 2016 (5th) edition.
Special categories for this edition include:
SUPERNATURAL and FANTASTIC SHOWCASE - Movies with a Supernatural or Fantastic Theme (all lengths considered)
ONE MINUTE MOVIE
BIOSPHERE (Eco-themed showcase)
MICRO-MOVIE (Movies under :30 second...
International Film Festival Gears up for 5th Edition
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia International Film Festival,
the 1st international film festival in Cambodia since the end of the Khmer
Rouge regime, continues to gather sponsors and gear up for its historic 5th
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia International Film Festival,
http://www.cambofest.com, the 1st international film festival in Cambodia since
the end of the Khmer Rouge regime, adds to its existing sponsor...
CAMBOFEST (www.cambofest.com), Cambodia's first international film festival event since the end of the Khmer Rouge regime - and Cambodia's only indie film festival! - celebrates its half-decade mark with a screening of shorts from its recent 4th edition in Manhattan, New York City in December.
CamboFest later continues its US tour with a stop in Los Angeles and other cities before moving on to Canada, Mexico, and other global host venues.
The Manhattan event, hosted by New Filmmake...
In June 2010 I received the following email from New York based correspondent and Cambodian cinema afficianado Claus Mueller:
From: Claus Mueller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: The CamboFest Team <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: combofest lite december 2010
Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2010 14:35:29 -0400
In late April we communicated about CamboFestLite.....Since I may be in
Phnom Penh in December I am most interest...
CALL for ENTRIES! For the 5th Edition of CamboFest, Cambodia's longest running ongoing international movie event: Filmmakers submit here: http://www.cambofest.com/submit/submit.html ...or bring DVD/VCD screeners in person to the vintage 'Royal' cinema in Kampot, Cambodia to receive a fee waiver (see submissions page, above, for map and details) More Information on the CAMBOFEST Submission Form (PDF) ...
World’s longest red carpet to unroll at CamboFest, Cambodia Film Festival The world’s longest red carpet, measuring 26.5 kilometers, will unroll at the upcoming CamboFest Cambodia Film Festival (www.cambofest.com),linking the venue town of Kampot with the seaside coastal town of Kep while shattering existing records for a red carpet event. The lengthy carpet, donated by the Zhejiang Da Guanyuan carpet company of Zhejiang Province, China, is currently on its way to the Cambodian p...
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia Film Festival
March 1-9, 2011: Seeking Hardware Sponsors * General Supporters * Advisors and Virtual Volunteers
The once thriving Cambodian film industry fell into ruin following the 1975 Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia...
Victims of the brutal and destructive Khmer Rouge regime at the Choeng Ek 'Killing Fields'
Advance E-Tickets Now Available for CAMBOFEST Cambodia Film Festival, Cambodia's independent movie festival - now in our 4th Edition!
(Can't make it to Cambodia? Become a 'virtual' attendee and receive a selection of movies featured at the festival and other great items - also available at our TicketLeap portal)
March 1-9, 2011 in Kampot, Cambodia (on the glorious South Coast), in the vintage Cambodian movie hall, the 'Royal'
Buy individual session or festival passes @http://...
Selections for CAMBOFEST, Cambodia film festival's 4th edition (March 1-9) are now online at:
Note: selections and lineup being updated on an ongoing basis...check back for final lineup and schedule (More details at the CamboFest website-> http://www.cambofest.com)
CAMBOFEST is Cambodia's first international movie event since the end of the Khmer Rouge era, and is ...
If this newsletter is not displaying correctly, click here to view it in your browser CAMBOFEST, Cambodia Film Festival: thanks to all supporters ~ seeking contributors for Cambodian youth festival staff training FREEDOM DEAL: Vietnam war-era social issue feature drama reaches milestone - Phase II commences CAMBOFEST, Cambodia The on...
Here for the first time, CAMBOFEST, Cambodia (www.cambofest.com) staff present on mobile phone video one of the four original cinemas in Kampot, Cambodia.
Only three of the four original pre-Khmer Rouge era cinema houses remain in Kampot: the 'Maraka', the 'Royal' (re-discovered and brought back to life for the 2009 edition of CamboFest)
...and this one, the third of the three remaining cinema structures left in Kampot, Cambodia...
Call for Entries for the 4th Edition of:
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia
** Cambodia's first international independent movie festival **
Founded in 2553 (aka 2007)
CamboFest 'Lite' : December 2010, Phnom Penh
CamboFest 'Supreme': March 1-9, 2011 Kampot, Cambodia
(and other locations TBA)
Visit http://www.cambofest.com for more info!
:: Producing a 3rd World Movie Festival: A Behind the Scenes Look at The Challenges :::
HEREWITH: a behind the scenes look at the incredible challenges in producing a movie festival in Cambodia at CAMBOFEST 2009 Edition - including, ironically, attempts at *** SABOTAGE *** by foreigners (non-Cambodians)!
This year's festival met or exceeded most achievement goals set from the previous editions: the all-digit...
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia 2553 (2010) Edition
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia
Year 4 - 2553-2010 Edition
Now accepting early entries for Cambodia's international, independent film festival, CAMBOFEST,
now entering its 4th edition.
"CamboFest brings the magic of movies to the land of Angkor"
-Jule and Roger Corman
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia (www.cambofest.com) wraps its 3rd season, with stills and video now viewable - and being continually updated - on our official blog@ http://cambofest.blogspot.com WINNERS OF THE GRABAY MEAS (Golden Buffalo) TO BE ANNOUNCEDvia Video Blog and other URLsDecember 20th, approx 8PM (Cambodia Time) at the top of our Blog at http://cambofest.blogspot.com This year's Cambofest was held in the Coastal town of Kampot, Cambodia, in a vintage, ...
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia (www.cambofest.com) wraps its 3rd season, with stills and video now viewable (and being continually updated) on our official blog @ http://cambofest.blogspot.com
This year's Cambofest was held in the Coastal town of Kampot, Cambodia, in a vintage, pre-Khmer Rouge era cinema house, the 'Royal', which CamboFest successfully ressurrected against all odds for this year's event.
The 'Royal' had been built in the 1950s, and was a popular local mov...
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia, has concluded its 3rd season after resurrecting a Khmer-Rouge era vintage Cambdian cinema house for all screenings - wild adventure with some intrigue! - now tabulating audience choice ballots to determine winners of Grabay Meas ("Golden Buffalo") awards
More updates soon, with incredible pix of vintage KR era venue and visiting filmmakers at CAMBOFEST
...and blog on our site as well at http:/...
CAMBOFEST: Film and Video Festival of Cambodia - Cambodia's international, independent film festival, enters its 3rd season with a lineup of great new movies from around the world (including Cambodia!)
Click here for the current lineup; schedules, maps, and other info TBA: http://www.camerado.com/cambofest_assets/CAMBOFEST_2009.pdf
Movies this year are slated to screen in the colonial coastal & riverside town of Kampot, Cambodia at the vintag...
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia - 2009 Edition Venue Announcement & Sponsor Info
Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Cambodia’s first internationally recognized independent movie festival, CAMBOFEST: Film and Video
Festival of Cambodia will commence its 3rd season on December 4th,
2009, running through December 6th (with sneak previews anticipated on
3rd - including some Best Of CamboFest 2007/2008 Movies)
This year’s CamboFest will unspool near Cambodia...
:: Filmmakers submit to 2 Fests in SE Asia for One Fee ::
CamboFest [Cambodia] & the newly launched Bangkok IndieFest [Thailand] are now enabling filmmakers to submit to both fests for one entry fee--
Bangkok IndieFest officially launches and announces its call for entries at the beginning of August - but filmmakers are able to access the "2 Fests / One Fee" special now by visiting the submissions page on the CamboFest website:
- This Just In -
The CAMBOFEST Grabay Meas ("Golden Buffalo") Trophy has just been spotted in paris near the Eiffel Tower -- 2008 CamboFest Short doc winner Barbier Olivier [Intestines of the Earth], holding the Buffalo, is apparently responsible.
The Grabay Meas also seems to have made its way to Australia, see the Cambofest Blog for more on that story:
Tim Pek, winner of CamboFest's 2008 Grabay Meas ("Golden Buffalo") Award for Best Movie ["The Red Sense"] in the Cambodian filmmaker local showcase can now be seen here-->
Seeking Cambodian Films & Videos for CAMBOFEST 2009 and Asia Pacific Screen Awards
Seeking Cambodian Films & Videos for CAMBOFEST 2009
*** CamboFest to nominate Cambodian & Cambodian-themed films for 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards ***
Film, Video and Animation festival of Cambodia
(http://www.cambofest.com) recently announced its appointment as the
Official Submission Organization for Cambodia for the 2009 Asia Pacific
Screen Awards (APSA).
*** CamboFest to nominate Cambodian & Cambodia-made/produced films for 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards ***
CAMBOFEST: Film, Video and Animation festival of Cambodia (http://www.cambofest.com) today announced its appointment as the Official Submission Organization for Cambodia for the 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) for the 2nd year in a row, in part due to CamboFest's diligence regarding IP rights vis-a-vis motion picture exhibition in the region.
CamboFest was invited by...