14/08/2009 Acquisitions

Films Distribution picks up Locarno's winner "SAME SAME BUT DIFFERENT"

SAME, SAME BUT DIFFERENT, directed by Buck, is the unexpected and uncertain love story of Sreykeo, an 19 year old bar girl in Phnom Penh and Ben, and a young german student (David Kross "The Reader") travelling to Cambodia on a post graduation summer trip. FIlm was screened on Locarno's Piazza Grande, and won "The Variety Piazza Grande award", given by the paper's attending crix for the "best world or international premiere combining artistic and commercial smarts". Film will also screen in upcoming Toronto FIlm Fest.