Scars of Cambodia

By Alexandre Liebert
Script by Emilie Arfeuil, Alexandre Liebert
  • France
  • 2014
  • 30’
  • Documentaire
  • Français/English

Produced by : Helium Films


Tut is a 52-year-old fisherman living in Kampot. In spite of the language barrier, he recounts for the first time and without any words his past during the Khmer Rouge regime, demonstrating the torture he experienced in prison the year he turned fifteen.


Best International Short Documentary - International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City, 2014, Mexico
Best Short Documentary - Tirana International Film Festival, 2014, Albania
Young Jury Mention - Corsica.doc, 2014, Ajaccio, France
Best Documentary - Sedicicorto, 2014, Forli, Italia
Best Photography Award (Nikon), Best Original Film Score (SACEM) - 2014, Clermont-Ferrand Film Best Short Documentary - Festival DOker project, 2015, Moscow, Russia


Bogotá International Short Film Festival, 2014, Colombia
Festival Icaro, 2014, Guatemala
Escales Documentaires de la Rochelle, 2014, France
Court c'est Court, 2014, Cabrière d'Avignon, France
Grand Off, Independent film festival, 2014, Warsaw, Poland
Camerimage, International Film Festival, 2014, Torun, Poland
XXXI Festival del Cine de Bogotá, 2014, Colombia
Partie(s) de Campagne, 2014, Morvan, France
Phnom Penh International Film Festival, 2014, Cambodia
Festival des films du Monde de Montreal, 2014, Quebec, Canada
Parnu International Documentary and Anthropologie Film Festival, 2015, Parnu, Estonie