CTFF 2014

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CTFF 2014 Filmmaker Welcoming Reception. CTFF swag bags.


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CTFF 2014 Filmmaker Welcoming Reception at THUNDER STUDIO.  CTFF co-founder and co-director, praCh and Caylee welcoming all the filmmakers.


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CTFF 2014 Filmaker Welcoming Reception at THUNDER STUDIO. Taking over the step and repeat. 


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CTFF 2014 Filmmaker Welcoming Reception at THUNDER STUDIO. 


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at Sophy’s Restaurant. 


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. Long Beach Chief of Police, Jim McDonnell attending the party.


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. KHMER ARTS ACADEMY (KAA) attending the party.


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT.


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. CTFF co-founder and co-director Caylee So with her sister, aunt and uncle. 


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. CTFF Founders and Director praCh and Caylee So with Vietnamese legendary actress Kieu Chinh and her producers.



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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. CTFF Founders and Directors praCh and Caylee So with CTFF Sponsors and Cambodia Honorary Consul General, Kim Chha Hout (bottom right). 


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT.


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CTFF 2014 KICK-OFF Party ‘JUNGLE’ Theme at SOPHY’S RESTAURANT. California State Assembly presenting CTFF Founder and Director with Honors Awards.


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. People lining up waiting to enter the theatre. The line was wrap around the block. Everyone is very excited to attend. 


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. CTFF Opening Ceremony. Performance by Khmer Arts Academy (KAA). 


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. CTFF Opening Ceremony. Opening Remarks by CTFF Committee Member, Dr. Cathy Schlund-Vials.


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. CTFF Opening Ceremony. Welcoming Remarks by Long Beach Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal.


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. CTFF Opening Ceremony. Senator Ricardo Lara address the important of CTFF.


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CTFF 2014 SATURDAY SEPT 6. CTFF Opening Ceremony. Senator Ricardo Lara presents CTFF Founder and Director praCh and Caylee So with the California State Resolution, declaring September 4-7, 2014 Cambodia Town Film Festival week.


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After the screening of Rithy Panh’s THE MISSING PICTURE. Q&A with Long Beach community leaders including Executive Director of United Cambodian Community (UCC) Sara Pol-Lin, Executive Director of Cambodian Association of America Mr. Kimthai and Founder of Dream Beyond Foundation Nancy Lee. 


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After the screening of Rithy Panh’s THE MISSING PICTURE, CTFF treated the entire audience with free meal. 


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Executive Director of United Cambodian Community (UCC) (right brown), Long Beach Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal and Founder of Khmer Parents, Chan Hopson (right blue) brought family and guest to attend CTFF. 


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CTFF 2014 screening of Matt Dillon’s CITY OF GHOSTS.


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After the screening of CITY OF GHOST, Matt Dillon and his cinematographer Jim Denault did a Q&A, hosted by Greg Cahill. 


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CTFF Founders and Director, praCh and Caylee So present Matt Dillon with a CTFF Awards.


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Leatherface showed up to CTFF’s screening of THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 40th Anniversary Remastered Edition.


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CTFF 2014 SUNDAY SEPT 7th. Morning set up before the festival begin. A one of a kind sport car made by a Cambodian engineer. 


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Different generations and race attending the screening of the Cambodian classic film THE CROCODILE MAN. 


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Pasin Chanou, President of Cambodia Town Inc. presenting the Cambodian classic film THE CROCODILE MAN. 


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CTFF 2014 Present THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM CORNER.


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Vietnamese legendary actress, Kieu Chinh opening remarks presenting CTFF 2014 INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM CORNER. 


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CTFF 2014 Q&A with the filmmakers of THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM CORNERS.


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Actress, producer Ellen Wong (Scott Pilgram vs The World, The Carrie Diary, The Baddest Part) emotionally addresses the important of self identity and how CTFF feel more home and family then just a festival. 


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CTFF Committee Members and volunteers setting up for the U.S. Premiere of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN.


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CTFF 2014. The U.S. Premiere of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN. 


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CTFF 2014. The U.S. Premiere of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN.


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Q&A with the director John Pirozzi, subject Kagnol Mol, and the filmmakers of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN. Hosted by Greg Cahill. 


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CTFF 2014. The U.S. Premiere of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN.


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Kagnol Mol and DENGUE FEVER setting up for a surprise LIVE Performance after the screening of DON’T THINK I’VE FORGOTTEN.


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CTFF 2014. STAND OVATION for Kagnol and the DENGUE FEVER performance. 


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CTFF Award Ceremony. Chhom Nimol, lead singer of DENGUE FEVER sang a heartfelt emotional song dedicated to Cambodia. 


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CTFF 2014 Award Ceremony. CTFF Founder, Director Caylee So emotional speech to the audience.


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CTFF 2014 Award Ceremony. CTFF Founder, Director praCh gives the closing remark and dedicate CTFF 2014 to his late father that pass away just 2 weeks before the festival.


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