A Cambodian Spring Reviews

May 25, 2018
For all its sombre revelations, 'A Cambodian Spring' exudes a powerful sense of possibility.
February 28, 2019
As a deft balance of personal portrait and unbiased, narrative-free reporting, the effect is devastating.
February 12, 2019
A heart-breaking account of the slow struggle of poverty, featuring local activists whose bravery is a humbling testament to the strength of these communities.
February 6, 2019
Events like these could very well happen on our shores, so it's worth it to pay attention.
December 15, 2018
The film covers a fascinating period in Cambodian politics, but clocking in at two hours and split into several uneven chapters, it's inefficiently organised.
December 15, 2018
This thoughtful documentary shines a light on the Cambodian activists resisting the unlawful actions of Prime Minister Hun Sen.
November 8, 2018
Kelly has eye-opening access to the key players and there is some incredibly intimate, powerful and awe-inspiring footage.
June 13, 2018
Debut director Christopher Kelly gives us an intimate, visceral, eye-opening journey into the heart of an important story that feels like it needs to be told.
May 21, 2018
No resolution is offered, just pain and occasional victory. As such, this is a fitting film for an unequal world.
May 21, 2018
The immediate experience is exhilarating - especially in powerful moments like impromptu rallies or villagers banding together to protect Venerable Sovath from the religious authorities - but the overall one can feel a little muddled.