Cambodian Oscar submission ‘White Building’ lands North America deal

Brooklyn-based arthouse distributor KimStim has acquired North American rights for Cambodian Oscar submission White Building from French sales company Les Film du Losange.

Set against the backdrop of Phnom Penh’s real-life iconic White Building housing project and its demolition in 2017, is the fiction feature debut of Cambodian filmmaker Kavich Neang.

It stars Piseth Chhun as a young dancer and resident, whose life is turned upside-down by the destruction of his long-time home and its community.

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