Thursday, March 21–Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m.
54 W. Chicago Ave
Funan by Denis Do (Fr, 2018, 84 min.) With Kai-Duc Luong, filmmaker and videographer, and the Cambodian Association of Illinois
In partnership with Asian Pop-Up Cinema | in French with English subtitles
Awarded the top prize at the Annecy film festival, Funan recounts the life of Chou, a young Cambodian separated from her son Sovanh in the early days of the Khmer Rouge revolution in 1975. It is also the real-life story of the director’s mother…With the voices of Bérénice Bejo and Louis Garrel.