Coalesce

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Coalesce.

Phnom Penh nowadays. Three young people, three perspectives, three routes. Songsa, an introverted teenager, is sent to the capital by his family to sell clothes in a tuk-tuk. Phearum goes into debt to buy a taxi and confronts the unexpected. Thy dives into the nightlife and dreams of joining a biker crew. Three ways of living, three destinies, three looks.
Coalesce draws a portrait of a youth who faces a fast changing world.

Director.

After graduating from the Cinema department at the Sorbonne Nouvelle University in Paris, Jessé Miceli began exploring the cinematographic sector, first working for film production companies and then participating in the distribution of Heritage films from all over the world.
In the early 2010s, he discovered Cambodia and became passionate about it. In 2019, he produced a film in Khmer, with Cambodian actors and a local team. Coalesce is his first feature film.

Details.

  • Title
    Coalesce
  • Rights
    Festivals, Sales
  • Country
    Cambodia, France
  • Year
    2020
  • Length
    82′, col.

  • Director
    Jessé Miceli
  • Screenplay
    Jessé Miceli
  • Editing
    Clément Selitski
  • Photography
    Run Sokheng

  • Sound
    Chek Dara
  • First Assistant
    Mut Ballat

  • Cast
    Sek Songsa, Eang Phearum, Rom Rithy, Vann Lek, Nicól Bear, Alexandre Barthélémy, Douglas Shakels
  • Producers
    Jessé Miceli, Gaëlle Jones
  • Production
    Horoma Films, Perspective Films


  • Cannes Film Festival 2020 – Acid
  • Busan International Film Festival 2020 – A Window on Asian Cinema

  • Asian Pacific Film Academy / Young Cinema Awards Brisbane 2020 – Nominated


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