Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers

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Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers
Le papier ne peut pas envelopper la braise.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Rithy Panh
Distributed by Catherine Dussart Productions
Release date(s)
  • March 19, 2007 (2007-03-19) (Thessaloniki Documentary Festival)
Running time 90 minutes
Country Cambodia/France
Language Khmer

Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers (French: Le papier ne peut pas envelopper la braise) is a 2007 French-Cambodian documentary film directed by Rithy Panh.

In this film, the director examines prostitution in Cambodia.

Release[edit]

The film premiered in January 2007 at the International Festival of Audiovisual Programs in Biarritz, where it was in competition in the creative documentaries section.[1] The film was then screened in March at the Cinéma du réel - International Documentary Film Festival in Paris.[2] It was then was broadcast on French television on March 30, 2007 and received a theatrical release in France on March 31, 2007.

Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers won the Magnolia Award for Social Documentary (silver) at the Shanghai Television Festival.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Le Papier ne peut pas envelopper la braise (Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers)". International Festival of Audiovisual Programs. 2007. Retrieved 2007-07-18. 
  2. ^ "Le Papier ne peut pas envelopper la braise (Paper Cannot Wrap Up Embers)". Cinéma du Réel. 2007. Retrieved 2007-07-18. 
  3. ^ "Winner of the Magnolia Award". Shanghai Television Festival. 2007. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-07-18. 

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