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Ruin

Ruin (Australia, Cambodia)

Directed by:
Amiel Courtin-Wilson, Michael Cody
Cast:
Rous Mony, Sang Malen, Johnny Brennan, Chiev Ouen
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

Two young lovers escape a brutal and exploitative world of violence in modern day Cambodia. Running away from Phnom Penh after a murder, they travel deeper into the jungle. As their vulnerable love falls away and flows along their journey, they wake from the trauma of their past lives and unleash a violent rage upon the world.

Festivals
Venice 2013 (Orizzonti), Moscow 2013, Rotterdam 2014, Goteborg 2014, Sofia 2014

Awards
Orizzonto Special Jury Award – Venice 2013
 

 

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