This year the 7th Edition, Cambodia International Film Festival (CIFF) will showcase more than 130 films in 9 screening venues in Phnom Penh for six consecutive days, from March 4th to 9th, 2017. The program highlights movies made in or about Cambodia but also a selection of films from the world in diverse formats – short and long fictions, documentaries, animation – The goal of the festival is not only to present other cultures, and exchange ideas but also to be a crossroad for young and more experiences film professionals to expose their work.
The CIFF screening will take place in the best theaters of Phnom Penh (Major Cineplex by CellCard, Platinum Cineplex, all three Legend Cinemas, Chaktomuk Theater, the renewed theater of French Institue, and Bophana Center). Outdoor screenings are also previewed on Diamond Island. The CIFF has been organised by the Cambodia Film Commission (CFC) and the Bophana Center since 2010 and has now become the most significant professional film event in Cambodia.