Heng og Chana-kopi.jpg

The Family Phon

COMING SOON! (2022)

Mom and dad Phon live in rural Cambodia. They are traditional farmers and deeply Buddhist. Their sons, Chana and Heng, make romantic music videos in the bustling city of Phnom Penh. They are caught up with SoMe and the rush to make quick money.

This is a story about a family that still live in the echo of an invisible war despite decades of peace.  

Format & Length

Feature Documentary.

  • Format & Length: Feature Length and TV-Hour

  • Director: Zaradasht Ahmed

  • Producer: Mette Cheng Munthe-Kaas

  • International Co-Producers: ZIN Documentaire, the Netherlands – Corinne van Egeraat, Film and Tell, Sweden – Marina-Evelina Cracana, Oscar Hedin

  • Cinematographer: Zaradasht Ahmed

  • Editor: Eva Hillström

  • Impact Producer: Johanna Dorothea Raita

  • Production Company: Ten Thousand Images AS

  • Financed by: Norwegian Film Institute, Viken Filmsenter, Fritt Ord Foundation, Filmkraft Rogaland, Zefyr, Bergesenstiftelsen, Fond for Lyd og Bilde, SVT, Swedish Film Institute, Netherlands Film Fund

  • Distribution: East Village Entertainment

Heng på motorsykkel forfra.jpg
zindoc logo.png
SVT.png
NFILogo.jpg
FFLB.png
max_600_400_swedish-film-institut.jpg
EVE.png
TTI_blaa.png
nff_logo_2019_rgb_zwart_s.jpeg
Bergesenstiftelsen primærlogo svart (PNG).png
Filmandtell.png
FRITT ORD.png
VIKEN F.png
svenska Filminstitutet.jpg
FILMKRAFT.png
zefyr_black.png