Documentary | 2012-2013 | Portrait | Germany

Main data

Shooting data

LocationsDresden, Berlin, Hamburg, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Svay Rieng

Project data

Film financing
Length of movie90
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)

Trailers

  • Teaser Deutsch
  • Trailer English

Brief synopsis

Der Dokumentarfilm "Bonne Nuit Papa" erzählt die Lebensgeschichte des Kambodschaners Dr. Ottara Kem aus der Sicht seiner Tochter Marina Kem. Auf den Spuren seines Lebens gelangt sie immer tiefer in die Geschichte der Ideologiekriege und hin zu ihrer kambodschanischen Familie und Identität.

The documentary „Bonne Nuit Papa“ tells the life story of the Cambodian Dr. Ottara Kem through the eyes of his daughter, Marina Kem. Tracing the footsteps of his life she immerses herself deeper and deeper into the history of Cambodia's ideological wars and towards her Cambodian family and identity.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Erzähler (Englisch) [L]

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Camera Departmentdirector of photography Notker MahrKambodscha & BRD / CANON C300
Director's DepartmentdirectorMarina Kem
Director's Department1st assistant director Viry KemKambodscha, Deutschland
EditingeditorSteven Wilhelm
Musiccomposer Eckart Gadow
Musicmusic supervisor Jens Quandt
ProducerproducerMarina Kem
Producerproducer Stefan Heinen
ProducerproducerOliver Neis
Production Mgt.production manager Stefan Heinen

Production companies

CompanyComment
 Sterntaucher Filmproduktion

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Drop-Out Cinema

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Marina Kem2015Der neue Heimatfilm [at]PublikumspreisWinner

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 29.01.2015