Sometimes, in Cambodia, the jingling sound of a xylophone wakes you up at an ungodly hour. These soft melody lines act as a sinister harbinger of what’s about to come: the mournful chants of a funeral.
At daybreak in the Old World
Storyteller Kris Janssens paints a bittersweet picture of his new homeland Cambodia, where he describes the changing society with a mix of endearment and wonder.
Taking a leap of faith
This documentary shows an honest portrait of Cambodian youngsters, creating a circus performance together with the Belgian artist Lennert Vandenbroeck – who thus discovers this magical developing country.